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Presentation Skills workshop [TG1/PRES]

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Date(s) - 28/11/2019
10:00 am - 4:30 pm

In Tuition House


The morning session will cover the golden rules of creating presentations, finding amazing images without breaking copyright laws or spending any money, and creating PowerPoint Presentations in three different styles. The three styles vary in complexity and flexibility so you can choose which to use for a given presentation.

The afternoon introduces Sway (an alternative presentation tool that also allows you to create interactive reports and other multimedia for use in websites) and Kahoot, a quizzing tool. We cover when and when not to use them, and how to use them most effectively.

The final section of the day centres around presenting itself: researching presentations, delivering talks and teaching, and conquering nerves.

09:30am           Registration and coffee
10am                 Morning session begins
11:20-11:40         Tea & coffee break
1:00-1:45pm       Lunch
1:45pm               Afternoon session begins
3.20-3.40pm     Tea & coffee break
4.30pm              Close

Ned Potter is an Academic Liaison Librarian at the University of York, and a Trainer for various organisations including the Bodleian and the British Library. He has given presentations across the UK, as well as in New Zealand, Australia and South Africa. Ned’s PowerPoint slides have been viewed over 1.5 million times on Slideshare. His book The Library Marketing Toolkit was published by Facet in 2012. Ned can be found online at ned and on Twitter at @ned_potter

In Tuition House (Apus Room)
210 Borough High Street

£200 for members and £300 for other institutions (includes lunch and refreshments).

Cancellations less than one week before the event will be charged a 50% cancellation fee.
In the event of a ‘no-show’ on the day, the full fee will be charged.

To book a place please use our online booking form. Please remember to include your PO number as bookings cannot be confirmed without this.

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