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Course Detail

RD201 (Group A) - Presenting Your Research to an Audience (two session course).

Audience: PhD students

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 19 February 2020

Venue: Scape 3.01, Scape, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


Day 2

Date: Thursday 5 March 2020

Venue: Scape 2.01, Scape, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


Tutor

  • Dr F Panayidou