Effective Speaking

Summer 2015

 

Newtown Campus

Please stop in, call 215-968-8044, or click on the Appointment Request link above to schedule an appointment. Please stop in L210 or call with any questions. 

 

DAY
TIME
Classes Tutored 
 Monday  4pm-6:30pm  COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230

Tuesday

4pm-6:30pm  COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230
Wednesday 10am-2pm COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230 
Thursday   4pm-6:30pm COMM 105, 110, 111, and 230  
 
 
UBC
Effective Speaking tutoring will be offered at UBC on the following days:
 
Mondays 11am-1pm (availability will be canceled by 5pm Sunday evening if not scheduled)
Thursday 12pm-2pm (availability will be canceled by 5pm Wednesday evening if not scheduled)
 
Online
Effective Speaking tutoring will be offered online:
 
Tuesdays 8pm-10pm (availability will be canceled by 10am the same day if not scheduled)
 

Effective Speaking tutors can assist currently enrolled students with speeches for any BCCC course.

Students are permitted to meet with an effective speaking tutor for one thirty-minute face-to-face appointment or one 50-minute real-time online session per day.

Please call the Newtown Campus at 215-968-8044 with any questions or concerns.

What We Can Do

  • help you understand an assignment you've been given
  • help you utilize your textbook and class notes
  • help you get started on a particular speech you are working on
  • help you improve a rough draft you are working on
  • help you with topic sentences and thesis statements for your speeches
  • help you to give your speech more focus
  • help you revise or rewrite a speech according to your instructor's suggestions
  • help you with your oral presentation skills

 What We Can't Do

  • write any part of your speech for you
  • be of much help if you come to the Center the day your speech is due
  • proofread your speech for you
  • help you with an take-home test
  • guarantee that you will get good grades