SpeakWrite™ Certified Courses
Courses that have been SpeakWrite™ certified by the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences
foster effective communication skills by:
Emphasizing informal and formal modes of communication
Teaching discipline-specific communication techniques
Using a process-based approach to learning that provides opportunities
for feedback and revision
Basing a substantial portion of the final grade on successful spoken and/or
- Helping students become aware of four key concepts that shape responses to many
situations: purpose, audience, conventions, and trouble spots (PACT).
A list of certified courses can be downloaded as an
Excel file (which will open in a new window). The list will be
updated regularly. Simply check the file name for the date (e.g., 2017-4-14_SpeakWrite_Certified.xlsx is an Excel file updated on April 14, 2017).