Speech as Active Communication 3

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
202EVI3 credit 1 1 hours (45 min) of instruction per week, 16 to 21 hours of self-study English winter

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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.

Learning outcomes

The voicework is based on selected texts in English.

Prerequisites and other requirements

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

Linked to Speech Propedeutics 2


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.

Evaluation methods and criteria

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

Further information

No schedule has been prepared for this course

The subject is a part of the following study plans