HRMN Discussion

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You will develop your analysis of a TED talk - http://www.ted.com/talks 

 

First, select a "talk" (aka presentation or speech) that interests you from the 1,100 TED Talks (ranging in length from 3 to 18 minutes)

 

Second, listen to the presentation several times, paying close attention to how the individual uses non-verbal communication, composes sentences, and organizes thoughts, etc. Use the outline below to structure your analysis:

 

1.      Purpose: General and specific purpose (and implied if different from stated purpose)

 

 

 

2. Non-verbal delivery

 

  • Movement in Your Speech

  • Visual Aids

 

  1. Strategies for Success

 

  • Pathos: tone, emphasis, engagement
  • Logos: clarity, conciseness, arrangement
  • Ethos: credibility, expectation, reference

 

  1. Style

 

  • Appeals (to emotions, logic, ethos)
  • Figurative language (similes, metaphors, symbols, imagery)
  • Use of language, word choices (diction)
  • Passive or active voice
  • Simple or complex sentences; short or long sentences

 

  1. Oral strategies and tactics

 

  • Music
  • Volume
  • Speech patterns (articulation, intonation, emphasis)
  • Other sound effects

 

Third, develop your analysis using all 5 of the areas above.

 

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