Speeches that Shaped the Modern World: From the Famous to the Infamous - Course
In this 9-week online course we will read & discuss some of the most famous speeches ever spoken from 1901 to 2022. We will examine the corresponding world events of the time & learn about the power of persuasion & the qualities of leaders.
Pamela LLB (she/her)
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Completed by 4 learners
learners per class
$9 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 9 weeks
30 minutes per class
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If you would like to meet me first, before committing to a class, please visit my "Office Hours" class for USD$1: 12 and under: https://outschool.com/classes/office-hours-for-current-future-learners-enrolled-in-classes-with-pamela-7-12y-n4RWvPd2#ustAYO53Uy 13 to 18: https://outschool.com/classes/office-hours-for-current-future-learners-enrolled-in-classes-with-pamela-teen-pQU4TJrD#ustAYO53Uy No prior knowledge is required to take this course. Week 1: - One speech from The Old World -...
Students will learn about major historical events in modern history. Students will learn about persuasive speech and leadership qualities.
I am a lawyer in Australia, and I have homeschooled my own children for the past 8 years and will continue to do so for at least another 17 years (my youngest child is 1y as of 2022). I have degrees, post-graduate, and professional qualifications in the following: - Law - Bachelor of Laws, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Admission as a Lawyer; - TESOL - I have completed 8 out of 8 units towards the 150-hour qualification. When I receive my official professional certificate from Arizona State University I will update this here as it is expected to take up to 8 weeks to arrive; - Criminology; - I.T. Security; - Applied Linguistics; - Investigative Services; - Bachelor of Arts in Security, Terrorism and Counterterrorism from Murdoch University which covered the following topics: Ethnic Conflict and Multiculturalism Ethnic Questions in East and South-East Asia Chinese Political Economy and Business Islam: Past and Present Power and Legitimacy in Modern Political Thought Practical Ethics Politics in Contemporary China Terrorism in a Globalised World War and Peace in World History Body and Mind Crime, Business and Politics in Asia News and Politics Australian Foreign Policy Authoritarianism and Democracy Terrorism: Its Causes and Consequences International Security Studies Knowledge and Information Security Spies, Saboteurs and Secret Agents Structure Thought and Reality Introduction to University Learning Globalisation: The Asia Pacific Perspectives on Security and Terrorism Introduction to Global Politics I have also completed the following short courses which are relevant to the classes I teach here: - How Forensic Science should speak to the Court; - Introduction to Key Constitutional Concepts and Supreme Court Cases (USA); - An Introduction to American Law (USA); - English Common Law: Structure and Principles (UK); - Economic Growth and Distributive Justice; - Water Supply and Sanitation Policy in Developing Countries; - Reason and Persuasion: Thinking Through Three Dialogues By Plato; - Technology and Ethics; - ADHD: Everyday Strategies for Elementary Students; - The Clinical Psychology of Children and Young People; - Everyday Parenting: The ABCs of Child Rearing; - A Brief History of Humankind.
Handouts will be provided in the classroom as applicable to the sessions.
Students are invited to write an optional essay regarding any of these speeches, these speakers, and/or the events surrounding these speeches. If you would like assistance in choosing a topic or title, please send me a message. If you would like advice on drafts before submitting your assignment for a final result, please send them to me either directly or share them in the classroom if you are happy for other students to read your work too. Students may also like to - or instead of - write and/or perform a speech of their own that can be submitted either via writing and/or audio/visual recordings, or live in class if you choose to by prior arrangement.
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
- Websites listed under "Sources" are for the teacher to access for curriculum and material. - The learners do NOT need to access anything on the internet outside of Outschool for this class. - When applicable, I may screen share slides from Google Slides, and I may also screen share YouTube.
"Speeches That Shaped the Modern World" by Alan J Whiticker https://www.amazon.com.au/Speeches-That-Shaped-Modern-World-ebook/dp/B005PSULOM/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= - https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au - https://www.qcaa.qld.edu.au - https://www.britannica.com - https://www.aljazeera.com
Pamela LLB (she/her)
I am a homeschool mother of multiple children and a lawyer in Queensland, Australia. I am also TESOL-certified (150 hours).
🇦🇺Lives in Australia
85 total reviews
261 completed classes
Hello! If you would like to meet me before committing to a class, please attend this "Office Hours" class for USD$1: Under...