AALS | Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies

Associate Degree Courses at CalSouthern

The following associate degree courses comprise the curriculum of CalSouthern’s Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies (AALS) program. If you have questions regarding any of these associates degree courses, or about CalSouthern’s AALS program, please contact an Enrollment Advisor today.

General Education

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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English

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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Humanities

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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Mathematics

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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Natural Science

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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Social Science

ENG 1400 Introduction to Public Speaking

Credits : 3

This course provides an introduction to public speaking that offers great writing and examples, strong coverage of course topics, and practical guidelines for creating effective presentations. It introduces the emerging world of virtual meetings, vlogs, digital platforms, and e-learning with new coverage throughout that helps learners develop and deliver presentations online. This course takes advantage of the media by integrating speech video and assessment right into the book, modeling techniques and helping learners apply their knowledge to their own speeches. Access is automatic and includes more than 200 video clips.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Describe the basics of public speaking.
  • Research and complete fundamental preparation for a speech.
  • Organize and outline a speech.
  • Record a speech using appropriate verbal delivery skills.
  • Identify the types of public speaking.
  • Analyze key aspects of recorded speeches.
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor.
  • Integrate legal-ethical and cultural tenets of public speaking.
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
  • Evaluate and incorporate emerging relevant technologies applicable to public speaking.
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