De Anza Fountain

James Ahern - Communication Studies 

Self-Critique for Informative Speech

Within seven days of your informative speech, submit a two-page, typed self-critique of your speech to the instructor. E-mailed submissions will not be accepted.

This assignment should be in essay format and is worth 10-points.

Late self-critique assignments will not be accepted.

Cover the following areas in your self-critique:

Describe how well you performed delivering this speech. Explain what worked well for you and what you would have done differently.

Was your introduction effective? Did you accomplish your purpose? (Attention getter, startling statement, use of a quotation, arousing curiosity, etc.)

Was your informative speech effective? Did you use your visual aid(s) effectively?

Describe your level of confidence while you were delivering this speech. Did you suffer from any speech anxiety? How did you cope with any speech anxiety?

Was your conclusion memorable? Did you do any of the following: review the main points of your speech, end with a quotation, and make a dramatic or memorable statement?

What did you like about your delivery? What areas in delivery do you need to improve?






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Last Updated: 12/19/17