Loading presentation...
Prezi is an interactive zooming presentation

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Social Benefits of Public Speaking

No description

on 3 October 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Social Benefits of Public Speaking

Public speaking is crucial to democracy
Ancient Greeks counted on it
First Amendment to the US Constitution has a free speech clause for a reason....speech is relevant!
Greek academy included rhetoric.
Rhetoric: The art of speaking effectively.
Public Speaking as a Social Art
: The discovery and selection of ideas, themes, and lines of argument
: The placement of these ideas in appropriate order
: The expression of these ideas in effective language
: The storage of these ideas in the mind for recall during speaking
: The presentation of the ideas to an audience
Cicero's Five Great Arts of Rhetoric
Aristotle's three forms of Public Address
Social Benefits of Public Speaking
John Felton, Elli Murray, Leo Hargette, Chris Bennett
Classical Appeals
: Logic used as a form of evidence to prove your point
: Appealing to the audience's emotional side to the audience
: The audience trusts the speakers credibility.
: Legal type (speeches that argue guilt and or innocence... i.e. Lawyers)
: Speeches that debate politics in a legislative setting( i.e. Congressional)
: Speeches that celebrate special occasions. (i.e. those "I propose a toast" things)
Aristotle's Structure
: This gains the audiences attention and makes a clear purpose for the speech
: This provides the speakers message
: This goes over the main points and leads them to make a decision at the end
Skit/Activity: Do you Know the Classical Appeals? Or nah?
Reminder of the Classical Appeals
Logos: Logic used as a form of evidence to prove your point
Pathos: Appealing to the audience's emotional side to the audience
Ethos: The audience trusts the speakers credibility.

Scenario: Why you should/should not donate money to shelter dogs.

Full transcript