The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the most productive by helping today’s students turn into capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and latest theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn how to internalize the principles of public speaking, build confidence through speech practice, and prepare for success in the study room and beyond. With the new Enhanced Speech Capture in Connect Lucas, instructors now be able to evaluate live speeches the usage of a customizable rubric in the study room. Instructors might also upload speech videos on students’ behalf to create and manage true peer review assignments. With its ground-breaking adaptive learning system, Connect Lucas™ also helps students “know what they know,” whilst guiding them to experience and learn important concepts that they wish to know to succeed.
With McGraw-Hill Create™, instructors can now customize their Lucas 11e textbook to the section level, selecting and arranging only the sections covered in the course. The new Create system will automatically repaginate and re-number chapters, sections, graphs, and illustrations, based on how the instructor chooses to arrange them. This deep level of customization guarantees that students pay only for the content covered in the course.