English Presentations for Academic Purposes
This course is designed for graduate students who seek training and/or improvement in their English-language presentation skills for academic purposes. The focus is on oral presentations for conferences and professional events. However, the course content will be applicable to all forms of presentation.
- Designing and structuring academic presentations for general and expert audiences
- Designing and using effectively supporting media (i.e., PowerPoint, handouts, or realia)
- Training a presenter’s voice techniques
- Implementing persuasive language strategies
German, K. (2017). Principles of public speaking. Routledge.