• Training Room

    Confident Presentations - For Speakers of Other Languages
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    English not your first language? Want to enhance you presentation skills when presenting in English? OSDU are hosting 8 early evening classes every Wednesday starting from the 18 Oct for 8 weeks, to help staff improve their spoken English presentation skills.

Duration 8 sessions

Course Type Series

Booking Status Now Booking

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Target Audience: Staff carrying out presentations for whom English is not their first language

English not your first language? Want to enhance you presentation skills when presenting in English?

OSDU are hosting 8 early evening classes everywednesday starting from the 18 Oct for 8 weeks, to help staff improve their spoken English presentation skills.

Please note that due to prior training commitments the calss scheduled for the 25th Oct will take place on the 24th Oct.

By the end of this 8 week series of 2.5 hour sessions you will have covered:

  • Introduction to Presentation Skills
  • English speech sounds, pronunciation, voice and speech exercises
  • Reading aloud and identifying pronunciation problems
  • Voice projection, breath control, eye contact.
  • Using your voice to maximum effect in a teaching environment
  • Speech and pronunciation exercises.


Delivered By: Liz Kristiansen, CLL

Prerequisites

CANCELLATION POLICY

When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.