Students will create and develop their understanding of the role of interpersonal interaction and communication, and the role of public speaking in today` s fast-paced business environment. They will study the basics of public speaking: structure, planning, formulating goals, expressive and persuasive style of  speaking publicly. Students will build their knowledge and practical skills in planning, preparing, organizing and successfully delivering presentations. They will develop their linguistic knowledge of English required for presentations, as well as apppropriate language usage skills. Students will practically improve the use of their voice: correct pronunciation, word stress, rhythm, intonation, etc. Students will learn the reasons for fear of public speaking and tips to overcome it. Students will learn how to deal with different audiences, as well as strategies to manage conflict situations.