Pellissippi State is a vital institution accustomed to transformation and growth. Since its founding in 1974 as State Technical Institute at Knoxville, the College has expanded the teaching of technology, the use of technology in instruction, and the transfer of technology to local business and industry in support of regional economic development.
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Credit(s):3An advanced study of the principles and processes of effective communication in public contexts and public communication. The course will build on the student’s foundational skills to further development as a public speaker in a variety of settings. Emphasis is on preparing and delivering extemporaneous speeches that are appropriate and effective for a particular audience, purpose, and context.