Speech Resource Center: What to Expect in an Appointment
Bring your assignment sheet and class syllabus. If you have not started yet or do not understand the assignment, the speech assistant can work on brainstorming strategies with you. Remember, you can come to the Speech Resource Center at any point in the process.
Be aware of your own concerns or questions about the speech before the appointment. You will work with the speech assistant to establish the goals of the session.
You and the speech assistant will go through your basic outline or speech notes, focus on areas needing improvement. The speech assistant can help with anything from polishing outline techniques and organization strategies to explaining delivery methods.
The speech assistant will fill out a conference report indicating the session goals and suggestions for improvement. Your professor will receive a copy of this report.