Due to the cessation of face-to-face teaching on QMUL campuses, some changes have been made to the current provision. Check the Venue column for information. Sessions will either proceed online at their scheduled times or will be POSTPONED with further notice. Please check your email as you will likely have received notice, or contact your tutor for more information | Introduction of new booking system

Course Detail

RD201 (Group B) (PARTIALLY POSTPONED) - Presenting Your Research to an Audience (two session course).

Audience: PhD students

Please note that the session on 25 March will now be held as a webinar and the session on 2 April will be postponed. You can join the webinar through this link: https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/e9367cdfbb614c74901fcccb37d4d5c6

This workshop will help you improve your public speaking and presentation skills in preparation for delivering a conference paper or departmental talk. We will discuss what makes an effective presentation by considering both verbal and non-verbal communication.

In the second session you will deliver a 7-minute presentation to explain your research to a non-specialist but academic audience.

Participants MUST attend BOTH sessions and will be required to do some preparation between scheduled sessions.

Keywords: public speaking, presentation skills, conference paper

Objectives

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss what makes an effective presentation by considering both verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Deliver a successful and coherent presentation to explain their research to a non-specialist but academic audience
  • Prepare an action plan for the development of their own presentation skills

Provided by: Researcher Development

Details

Day 1

Date: Wednesday 25 March 2020

Venue: Webinar, Online, Internet

Time: 13:00 - 16:00


Day 2

Date: Wednesday 25 March 2020

Venue: POSTPONED, Postponed, Postponed

Time: 13:30 - 16:30


Tutor

  • Dr F Panayidou