William & Mary

GRAD 505: Oral Presentation Skills

Summary

Wednesdays, 6-7:30 PM, Starting January 31, 2018.

Full Description
Giving a successful presentation requires many components. This course will address audience, organization of content, effective visuals, non-verbal and verbal skills such as chunking, pacing, stress and intonation. Grammar and pronunciation will be polished along the way as students will have ample opportunity to practice. The goal is to raise confidence and refine the skills needed in graduate classes and research presentations.