This first video should give you an overview on what an impromptu speech is, and why you might want to try the event out! Because it offers so little in round prep time, Impromptu can be scary. However, the real-life skills it teaches a speaker makes it an invaluable event in college speech. While watching the video, make sure to follow along with the impromptu supplementary document!
IMP 101: Introduction to Impromptu
102: Structure and Substructure Arguments
There are two main ways to deliver an impromptu speech: 2/2 and 3/1. These 2 videos focus on the differences between the two structures. The first video outlines what an introduction looks like in each, while the second takes an in depth look on the main points of each structure. While watching the videos, make sure to follow along with the impromptu supplementary document!
IMP 102: Impromptu Structure
At its best, impromptu speaking can look magical. But you can all get to that point through consistent, targeted work. This video talks about different delivery strategies, and ways to approach the event from a performative perspective. While watching the video, make sure to follow along with the impromptu supplementary document!
IMP 103: Delivery Strategies
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