Presentation Skills for Academics
Presentation Skills for Academics is designed to assist senior professionals and academics in Higher Education institutions who are required to present material through English. The course deals with the methodology of delivering an effective presentation – stages of planning and preparation, presenting results, leading discussions, and engaging with the audience. The week will culminate with participants doing a presentation while integrating the skills learned during the course.
To improve competence in delivering presentations in English
To gain practice with a view to improving preparation, delivery, and audience management
To build confidence in presenting work to international audiences
Feedback sessions to reflect on participants own and peer presentation work
Minimum level of English
B1 on the CEFR (Intermediate)
Location of Course
Apartment/Residence or Host Family subject to availability
Who is it for?
Lecturers, professor, scientists, researchers, PhD candidates and other academic staff who are required to present their research in English at academic conferences or in any professional public speaking scenarios.