Public Speaking for Academics

Course Outline

The Public Speaking for Academics course gives participants the opportunity to hone their skills in preparing, practicing and delivering talks in the English language across a range of communicative media and disciplines. The course is delivered by expert English language trainers as part of Atlantic’s Specialised Courses Training programme, which has been refined over ten years of delivering high quality courses to administrators and academics. Participants will develop strategies to harness the three principles of rhetoric – Ethos, Pathos and Logos – in speeches to academic and general audiences.

Who is it for?

All professionals of the academic community who wish to speak publicly with confidence and eloquence.

Course Content:

• Setting Objectives
• First Speech in a New Setting
• Providing Deeper Insights
• The Art of Persuasion
• Providing Academic Explanations
• Delivering Full Length Speeches
• Review

Minimum Level of English

B2 on the CEFR (Upper Intermediate)

Location of Course

Galway and Dublin

Accommodation Options:

Host Family and Apartment/Residence

Course Schedule:

Course Fact Sheet & Dates (Galway)
Course Fact Sheet & Dates (Dublin)