Speech as Active Communication 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
202EVI1 Z 2 1 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 41 to 51 hours of self-study English winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

This all based on appropriately selected texts, predominantly of Czech provenience.

Mode of study

Regular practice classes mainly one-to-one. Analysis of rehearsals and summary exam. Discussions over the recommended literature.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Course contents

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

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 (75%), paper and disucssions over the recommended readings.

Further information

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