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COM 1100: Informative Speeches

What is an Informative Speech?

Informative speeches are given to increase knowledge on specific topic or subject and can be presented with or without persuasion.

Key Points to Consider

The purpose of an informative speech is to INFORM!  This might be a process (e.g. How to make pancakes), an event (e.g. Earth Day's impact on the environment),or concept (e.g. What you need to know about space debris.)

 

 

Informative Speech Topic Ideas

1.  Ted Talks

2. Current Events

3. Something you are passionate about

4. Something you are good at