Speech as Active Communication 3

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
202EVI3 Z 1 1T English winter

Subject guarantor

Michaela RAISOVÁ

Name of lecturer(s)

Howard Scott LOTKER, Michaela RAISOVÁ, Pavel ZAJÍČEK

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 Propedeutics 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 2021/2022:

room T108

(Tržiště 20, Praha 1 (vchod z Rektorátu AMU, Malostranské nám. 12))
room R407

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)

Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 10:30–11:30 Howard Scott LOTKER Učebna
Tržiště 20, Praha 1 (vchod z Rektorátu AMU, Malostranské nám. 12)
Tue 12:30–13:30 Učebna
Karlova 26, Praha 1

Schedule for summer semester 2021/2022:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans