Speech as Active Communication 3

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
202ERE3 Z 2 1 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 41 to 51 hours of self-study English winter

Subject guarantor


Name of lecturer(s)

Michaela RAISOVÁ

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The voicework is based on selected texts in English.

Mode of study

-Regular practical classes in small groups and one on one.

-Analysis of attempts and final presentations.

-Discussions about recommended literature.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Functional listening skills, and ability for functional, speech creation.

Linked to Speech as Active Communication 2

Course contents

Systematic work from class to class and intensive preparations at home on a selected text or texts.

Linked to Speech as Active Communication 2 - dependent on talent.

Recommended or required reading

Berry, Cicely: Voice and the Actor. New York: Wiley Publishing, 1973.

Donnellan, Declan: The Actor and the Target. London: Nick Hern Books 2005.

Gutekunst, Christina and Gillet, John: Voice into Acting. London: Bloomsbury 2014.

Houseman, Barbara: Finding your Voice, London: Nick Hern Books 2002.

Ong, Walter J.: Orality and Literacy and technologizing of the word. London, New York: Routledge 2012.

Rodenburg, Patsy: The Actor Speaks. London: Methuen Drama 1997.

Rodenburg, Patsy: The Need for Words: Voice and the Text. London: Methuen Drama 2005.

Vyskočil, Ivan and company: (Inter)acting with the inner partner. (Edited by Michal Čunderle and Alex Komlosi), translated by Alexander Komlosi. Praha: Brkola 2011.

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on: class participation, attendance, homework (75%), final presentations, and discussions on recommended readings.

Schedule for winter semester 2022/2023:

room R313

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Thu 11:00–12:00 Michaela RAISOVÁ Učebna
Karlova 26, Praha 1

Schedule for summer semester 2022/2023:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans