Oral Presentations In English Courses
Opening and closing presentations – Techniques for drawing attention, engaging the audience and establishing benefit and credibility;
Outlining structure – Giving structure to the presentation, signposting and logical progression;
Storytelling – Engaging the audience and communicating a message effectively;
Voice – Pausing , intonation, rhythm and highlights;
Visual Aids – Slide design and different documents of a presentation;
Facts and Figures – Presenting data effectively, describing change;
Body Language – Non-verbal communication, cultural differences and empathy vs. authority;
Building Empathy – Engaging and persuading the audience, humour;
Building Impact – Rhetorical techniques such as repetition, contrast and colourful language;
Q&A sessions – Dealing with interaction with audience members.
The programme includes exercises of Listening, Speaking and Reading, Remedial Grammar and Vocabulary.
The students are expected to prepare a presentation according to the guidelines given and perform it for class as a final assessment of the course.
Datas dos próximos cursos: 10 de outubro - 16 de novembro
Horário: 2ªs e 4ªs (18.30h - 21h)