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    Communicating with Confidence: Public Speaking for PGRs - Beginners
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    The workshop will be highly interactive and all course participants will gain the knowledge and skills to present their research projects with impact to a variety of audiences both academic and non academic.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

A first stage presentation skills workshop to connect with all audiences; authentically, confidently and creatively. 

By the end of the workshop participants will:

Developed the creative confidence to prepare dynamic and effective presentations.

  • Learned about the importance of design, timing and storyboarding in preparing creative presentations.

  • Learned about slide, realia and visual design to enhance the presentation and engage the audience.

  • Discovered how to build on their creative and communicative strengths and how to deal with nerves and negative emotions which can hold us back from relaxing and presenting naturally.

Delivered By: Iain Davidson


Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a course please cancel your place as soon as possible, with at least 3 working days notice via the online booking system http://bookings.strath.ac.uk/mybookings.asp.

Full details of booking conditions can be found at the link below.

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.