Launchpad LaunchPad for Speech Craft (Six Months Access)
First Edition   ©2018

LaunchPad for Speech Craft (Six Months Access)

Joshua Gunn (University of Texas, Austin)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-06319-5; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-06319-1; Format: LaunchPad

LaunchPad for Speech Craft includes:

  • The Speech Craft e-Book
  • LearningCurve adaptive quizzing which gives individualized question sets and feedback based on each students correct and incorrect responses.
  • Digital Dives, a multi-media feature in each chapter, drives students to the LaunchPad to listen to a podcast or watch a video clip from the web, and then answer critical thinking questions.
  • Speech Craft Activities created by the author for students to work on in groups or as homework assignments.
  • Chapter Quizzes which can be used as review or as pre-lecture activities.
  • Speech Craft video collection of professionally-shot, full speech videos and video clips which serve as models for student speeches. "Needs improvement" clips help student learn how to refine their speeches. LaunchPad also includes a large bank of other full-length videos and clips that model speech techniques in action.
  • Video assignment tools make it easy to upload and embed video and assess it using time-based comments and rubrics.
  • Easy LMS integration into your schools learning management system is available.
  • A host of Speech Craft specific ancillaries for instructors like an instructor's manual, testbank, and lecture slides are available inside LaunchPad.