Presentation skills

  • Who is it for

    This half day workshop is for staff who are inexperienced at delivering presentations.

    Overview

    This short workshop aims to introduce individuals to the basic tenets of delivering an effective presentation.


    Dates
    Wednesday 22 April 2020, 1.30 - 4.30 pm
      Duration
      Half-day workshop

      Location
      W2.08, Simon Williams Centre, Wheatley Campus

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    • By the end of this workshop, delegates should be able to:

      • conduct a thorough initial preparation and analysis process
      • employ robust design methods to ensure presentations have maximum impact
      • create visuals that support and enhance presentation messages
      • control pre-presentation nerves
      • deliver presentations in a clear and confident manner
      • outline their follow on strategy to realise the original purpose their presentation  

       

      Workshop preparation 

      • Prior to the course delegates will be asked to research and prepare a two-minute briefing (non-powerpoint) about a specific presentation that they are planning to prepare, design and deliver in the near future.  
      • Please note: Due to time constraints, you are going talk about your future presentation NOT deliver your actual presentation.
      • Pre-joining preparation guidance will be sent out approximately two weeks prior to the workshop commencement.  

      Refreshments

      • Tea and coffee will be available.
        (Lunch will be available for full day workshops)

      Joining Instructions

      • Joining instructions: will be sent to you by email 10 days prior to the workshop.  

      Evaluation

      • Evaluation: your comments are valuable and you will be asked to complete a form at the end of the workshop.

      Unable to attend

      • Please let us know asap (email ocsld@brookes.ac.uk) if you are unable to attend as we can give your space to another participant.
      • Ian Whiting