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Thu 26 Apr, Thu 3 May, ... Thu 7 Jun 2012
11:15 - 13:15

Venue: Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room

Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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Engineering: English Presentation Skills (Department of Engineering ONLY)
PrerequisitesSpecial

Thu 26 Apr, Thu 3 May, ... Thu 7 Jun 2012

Description

This course is intended for non-native speaker second and third-year graduate students who wish to improve their Presentation Skills.

Target audience
  • Second and Third Year Graduate students, Post-Docs and Research Fellows of Department of Engineering
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Prerequisites
  • Participants must be a Non-native speaker
Sessions

Number of sessions: 7

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 26 Apr 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
2 Thu 3 May 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
3 Thu 10 May 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
4 Thu 17 May 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
5 Thu 24 May 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
6 Thu 31 May 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
7 Thu 7 Jun 2012   11:15 - 13:15 11:15 - 13:15 Department of Engineering, Language Unit Meeting Room map Sheila Dodds
Topics covered
  • Organisation and structure
  • Body language
  • Engaging and leading the audience
  • Managing question and answer sessions
  • Voice projection
  • Pronunciation including intonation, rhythm and stress
  • Slide design
Aims

To help you to build your confidence in public speaking in different contexts

Format

Group work and individual study

Syllabus

Course syllabus is available

Duration

Seven sessions of two hours

Frequency

Yearly

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Theme
English

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