English for Effective Presentations

Task Specific

What is it?

In this course, you’ll not only learn how to signpost effectively and keep your audience’s attention while speaking confidently, you’ll also develop a better linguistic communicative presence. You'll be on your feet, actively practicing new vocabulary, and will have the opportunity to develop the skills you need to present in English with confidence.


Course Content

The following topics are covered in the course:

  1. Opening a Presentation
  2. Signposting Language, Intonation and Emphasis
  3. Body Language and Using Visuals
  4. Closing a Presentation

What am I going to achieve?

You will learn and practice relevant language to:

  • Create impact with a strong opening to your presentation
  • Learn signposting language to guide your audience
  • Use your voice effectively to achieve maximum effect
  • Use visual aids to illustrate your arguments
  • Conclude a presentation, summarizing the main points
  • Deal with questions