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COMM436. Coaching and Managing Forensics Programs

This course is designed for high school teacher education majors and for future collegiate forensic directors. The student is provided the opportunity to study various forensic event formats including National Forensic League (NFL), American Forensic Association (AFA), National Forensic Association (NFA), Cross Examination Debate Association (CEDA), National Debate Tournament (NDT), Pi Kappa Delta (PKD), and Delta Sigma Rho (DSR). Students will also have the opportunity to learn various aspects of forensic program management including budgeting, tournament management, and coaching philosophy. Credit, 3 hours. Offered as needed.