The Speech Department at HCC offers the students a variety of courses to help fulfill the Communications portion of their core requirements.
The courses offered are Speech Fundamentals, Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Business and Professional Speaking and Voice and Diction.
- Identify and explain the components of the communication process, as well as clarify how they relate to diverse communication models.
- Research and select appropriate source materials to develop ideas and support claims for oral presentations.
- Recognize how to communicate within diverse environments in a socially and personally responsible manner.
- Demonstrate critical thinking in both written and oral communication.
Speech/communication graduates can choose from a variety of fields, including teaching at all levels, public advocacy, public relations, governmental relations, the ministry, motivational speaking, and marketing.