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Self-taught course

Provided by: PPD Personal and Professional Development


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This course is self taught (Online course).

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Presentation Skills: Online
Online

Self-taught course

Description


Do you dread speaking in public or giving presentations? Or are you looking to build on your current skills and experience to make your planning and delivery more effective? This module aims to develop your skills, knowledge and confidence in both formal and informal presentation situations e.g. meetings, training sessions and conferences.

This online module provides an opportunity to explore key areas in both preparation and delivery of presentations.

For additional guidance to help you gain the most from this online module you can download our Guide to successful online learning.

If you would prefer to complete the blended programme, which provides an opportunity to put your presentation skills in to practice in a face to face workshop, as well as completing the online module, please visit the booking page for the blended programme.

Target audience

University staff

Aims
  • to be able to plan, structure and deliver an effective presentation
  • to know how to put yourself across positively
  • to have methods to help keep calm and confident
  • to understand the impact of body language and voice
  • to be able to select and use a range of visual aids to support your presentation
  • to be able to use cards, notes or crib sheets effectively
  • to have techniques for gaining and keeping the attention of your audience
Notes
Duration

Self-guided learning time: approximately one to two hours

Related courses
Theme
Communication

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