Presentation skills


Course code



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Course Fee

UT students:
€25 (registration fee), payable at registration

Group size

small groups of 5-6 participants


Qualified teacher of English as a foreign Language

Course materials

To be advised


This course is aimed at people who have not had previous instruction on presentation techniques, or who have had little opportunity to practice their presentation skills. English language proficiency at level CEF B2 or higher (Common European Framework) is required


Acquiring basic techniques to improve presentation skills. Participants learn general rules for structuring a presentation, what they should do and should not do in a presentation and how to deal with nerves. The course is very hands-on and offers ample opportunity for practice


  • Structure of a presentation
  • Speaking schedule and voice usage
  • Style and contents
  • Use of Powerpoint
  • Style and contents
  • Non-verbal communication and nerves

This course is the basis for a number of workshops that focus on specific aspects of presentation skills, such as presenting in a foreign language, speaking skills in an educational setting, presenting a thesis or speaking at a conference


Participants are expected to attend all lessons. The course takes place during three consecutive weeks, each lesson lasting three hours. Self-study time: approx. three hours a week. Total study load is 1 ECTS.

Further Information
TCP LanguageCentre
Support Office
053-489 2040

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  • November 2016
    • Tue 15 November1 option(s)
  • March 2017
    • Wed 8 March1 option(s)

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