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Presentation Skills for Students (3rd Edition)

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Red Globe Press

Pages: 176
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Macmillan Study Skills

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23 June 2016

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16 September 2017

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This is the essential guide to the most transferable of all student skills: delivering a presentation clearly, coherently and confidently. Written in a friendly and accessible style, it takes the fear out of public speaking...

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This is the essential guide to the most transferable of all student skills: delivering a presentation clearly, coherently and confidently. Written in a friendly and accessible style, it takes the fear out of public speaking and helps students to acquire the skills they need to deliver effective presentations at university and in their future careers. Revised and updated throughout, it provides readers with practical guidance on controlling their nerves, creating visual aids and structuring presentations.

This is an invaluable resource for students of all disciplines in further or higher education who have to give presentations as part of their course. It is also ideal for recent graduates looking to hone their presentation skills as they enter the job market.

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  • Discusses effective public speaking in a range of contexts, including seminars, tutorials, committee meetings, student elections and interviews
  • Provides guidance on excelling at both individual and group presentations
  • Encourages readers to apply and develop new skills through interactive exercises
  • Contains checklists highlighting important actions at every step
  • Includes advice on job searches and a practical, step-by-step guide to successful job interviews





  • Fully updated to reflect the latest developments in technology, with new material on making the most of the latest software, platforms and networking tools
  • Gives students even more support with additional exercises and checklists


Preface
1. Personal Development: Speaking to an Audience
2. Delivery and Non-verbal Communication and Nerves
3. Choosing and Using Visual Aids
4. Speaking as Part of Your Course
5. Speaking as Part of a Group
6. Speaking as a Student Representative
7. Speaking at Elections and Meetings
8. Job Searches and Job Interviews
Further Reading
Index.

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Joan van Emden was Director of the Jove Centre, a consultancy specializing in technical writing and presentations. She was also a visiting lecturer at the University of Reading, UK, speaking regularly at conferences. She has written a number of books about communication issues and continues her involvement with editing and public speaking.

Lucinda Becker is Professor of Pedagogy in English Literature at the University of Reading, UK. She is also a professional trainer, developing and delivering courses in communication, presentation, management techniques and job-searching skills. She is the author of The Mature Student's Handbook and 14 Days to Exam Success.

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Joan van Emden was Director of the Jove Centre, a consultancy specializing in technical writing and presentations. She was also a visiting lecturer at the University of Reading, UK, speaking regularly at conferences. She has written a number of books about communication issues and continues her involvement with editing and public speaking.

Lucinda Becker is Professor of Pedagogy in English Literature at the University of Reading, UK. She is also a professional trainer, developing and delivering courses in communication, presentation, management techniques and job-searching skills. She is the author of The Mature Student's Handbook and 14 Days to Exam Success.

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