This session will offer general principles, adaptable strategies and a few quick-win tips for any academic presentation, from course assessment to keynote.
It will cover:
- Planning a presentation – thinking about your audience, selecting material
- How NOT to use PowerPoint – and using it effectively
- Scripting vs ad libbing – mixing and matching, finding what works for you
- Perfect timing – how to work to a time limit
- Body and voice – engaging your audience
- Dealing with nerves