• Training Room

    Communicating with large general audiences at public events
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    A final stage (advanced) presentation skills course that looks at engaging large international conference audiences or large seminar/workshop audiences

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Webinar

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: PGR Students

This lively and interactive workshop will focus on the communication skills needed to connect with large stage audiences both online and offline in a theatrical setting.

  • Develop the understanding and skills to present effectively and creatively to large audiences.

  • Develop the confidence to deal with technically and time pressured presentation moments such as TED talks. Understand the desire of an audience to be both informed and entertained.

  • Understand how large scale conferences operate and how they reward speakers who make a difference.

  • Develop the confidence to engage any large audience and to develop follow up strategies to build further connection and collaboration.

Delivered By: Iain Davidson



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.