15 Credits SPRING

Pre-requisites: Relevant Foreign Language Skills, Basic Computer Literacy

Aims/Description: This module is a practical introduction to the use of oral presentations in disseminating and developing the results of the research.The student designs, prepares and delivers a formal oral presentation and collaborates in the arrangement of the colloquim or postgraduate conference at which this and othe papers are delivered. S/he will also be introduced to strategies for dealing with questions arising from the presentation, and giving/receiving effective feedback. Techniques of visual presenation (including electronic packages and templates) and quesions of oral presentation sytle are also explored. Both the oral presentation and the formal written evaluation of others' presentations are assessed.

Restrictions on availability: Open to students in SLC only

Staff Contact: Dr H Rabanal
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: conference paper

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