COMM 1 Section 9825

Introduction to Public Speaking

General Info:

Summer 2023
3 Units
Final Exam:  To be Arranged
Textbooks:  • Bookstore   •Library


Total Seats: 25
Current Enrollment: 16
Seats Remaining: 9

Important Information About This Class:

This is a four-week accelerated course format. This section is an in-person class with online asynchronous components. Students will attend 6 3-hour classes, MW on 6/12, 6/14, 6/21, 6/26, 6/28, and 7/5. The rest of coursework will be completely asynchronously. Students will give both live and video-recorded speeches and presentations.


Days Times Dates Instructor Location Building/Room
MW 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 06/12 - 07/09 Hamzehee J;   Santa Rosa Campus 100 Garcia Hall
Partially Online 06/12 - 07/09 Hamzehee J;   Partially online - Async
   Definitions of Synchronous and Asynchronous

Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Definitions:

Synchronous Online:
The class meets online, usually via Zoom, at set times and days. See the class details and/or notes for specifics on this meeting schedule.

Asynchronous Online :
The class has no meeting times or days. Students view instructional materials and complete assignments online on their own time following a schedule of due dates.

Note: Some classes may include a mixture of face-to-face, online asynchronous, and online synchronous. See the class details and/or notes for more information.



Online Content:  Available
Syllabus (PDF): Not Available
Syllabus (Canvas): Not Available

Important Section Dates Below:

Last Day to Add Without Approval Last Day to Add With Approval Last Day to Drop and be eligible for enrollment/course fee refund Last Day to drop without a "W" Symbol
Monday, June 12, 2023 Wednesday, June 14, 2023 Tuesday, June 13, 2023 Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Last Day to Drop with a 'W' symbol Last Day to Opt for P/NP First Census Date Mid-Term Date
Tuesday, June 27, 2023 Tuesday, June 20, 2023 Wednesday, June 14, 2023