This is a semester long course that covers a variety of communication based topics with a primary focus on oral communication.  Learners will develop and present an introduction speech, a resume and cover letter, an informative speech, a persuasive speech, a product pitch, and participate in a student congress.  Each week learners will discuss current events on Fridays.

This class investigates the basics of argument, research, speaking, and written skills necessary to debate effectively.  Students are introduced to the basics of competitive debate and are given the opportunity to attend competitions outside of class.