• Training Room

    Academic Poster Design - Online
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    Participants will leave with a foundation in what aspects should be considered when preparing their research findings for visual presentation.

Duration 1 half day

Course Type Webinar

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

This workshop/seminar introduces researchers to the fundamentals of communicating research via visual means. Participants will leave with a foundation in what aspects should be considered when preparing theirresearch findings for visual presentation. This workshop/seminar is designed for individuals who wish to understand how good, basic design can enhance the quality of their poster presentations either for in person presentation or virtual.

Topics covered include:
• Poster Critiques
• Poster planning
• Graphic Design Principles
• Software to use
• Formats to consider for context of poster presentation


By the end of this workshop/ seminar you will be able to:

• Define the principles around poster design.

• Produce a draft plan for your poster.

• Critique any previous posters you’ve made for improvement.

• Consider options for online presentation of posters.

Delivered By: Mhairi Towler - Vivomotion


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.

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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.