Improve Your Presentation Skills

Access expert advice and 1-1 coaching to improve your presentation skills.

Outline of Activity

The ability to present with impact and confidence is a critical skill for students in both academic studies and in the workplace.

Learning Outcomes

Students will have an opportunity to:

  • Create a structured, focused plan for a presentation
  • Project themselves with confidence and manage nerves and anxiety effectively
  • Engage an audience effectively
  • Develop engaging resources to assist presentations (e.g. PowerPoint)
  • Appreciate the importance and role of body language and personal projection in delivering effective presentations.

Assessment Details

Students will be required to complete:

  • Attendance at an initial webinar focusing on the key elements of effective presentation skills
  • Attendance at individual 1-1 coaching session (30-60 mins) with an Employability Advisor in preparation of a 5 minute pitch/presentation
  • Deliver a 5 minute pitch/presentation on a career related topic/area of your choice (presentation will be delivered to a small group of peers) and feedback provided.

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Improve your Presentation Skills sessions
ActivityDate & TimeRegister link
Improve your presentation skills20 October 2-3pmRegister
Improve your presentation skills3 November 2-3pmRegister
Improve your presentation skills17 November 2-3pmRegister

Level of Commitment

Total of 20 hours

  • Attending a webinar
  • Participating in relevant coaching sessions
  • Presentation preparation
  • Pitch / presentation delivery
  • Reflective log (300 words)

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