Courses NonDegree Display 2019-2020

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Course title Presentation Skills
Course code EBS2030
ECTS credits 4,0
Assessment None
Period Start End Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
3 13-1-2020 24-1-2020 C
6 15-6-2020 26-6-2020 C
Level Intermediate
Coordinator Cécile Magnée
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Language of instruction English
Increased ability to give a (good) presentation (enhanced presentation skills).
The presentation skills training program focuses on creative ways of presenting information. In general, students in their final year of undergraduate education have used PowerPoint on numerous occasions for various courses. The training in this skills course focuses on different communication techniques. Some examples follow.

Pecha Kucha: a timed presentation using pictures. Students learn to time their presentation and respect deadline of 20 seconds per slide. Requires good preparation.

Elevator Speech: few minutes to draw someone's attention to an issue, aiming at establishing a future appointment with the interlocutor and tell him/her more. Students learn to be concise and effective.

TED talk: combines story-telling, the use of catchphrases, metaphors, analogies, maintaining the audience's interest. Learning objective: the power of words and presence on stage.

PowerPoint is a support but how you convey your information is of paramount importance.
Reading booklet, provided on Eleum.

█ Fiscal Economics:
█ Only for students who started the programme prior to September 2019.

- No specific knowledge required
- An advanced level of English
Teaching methods PBL / Presentation / Assignment
Assessment methods Attendance / Participation
Evaluation in previous academic year For the complete evaluation of this course please click "here"
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