This is a basic course in speech that expands beyond the three-credit requirement for an AA degree. The goal of this course is to introduce, practice, and become comfortable speaking in front of people in the workplace and in the community. This course is recommended for students with no previous speech experience. Students are taught different forms of public speaking. Students learn to be more effective communicators and organize their ideas for effective and efficient oral communication. Credit not granted for both CMST 101 and CMST& 220.