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Enhancing Your Oral Presentation Skills - PDC71385

What is it about public speaking that makes it so dreaded? What are we afraid of exactly? An important part of being a good communicator is having good oral presentation skills and it’s one of the most important competencies needed in higher education and in the workplace. This micro-credential will show you how to develop and enhance your oral presentation skills, by providing you with practical strategies for planning, structuring and delivering a presentation that will keep your audience engaged. You will also learn strategies for staying calm, positive and confident in the lead-up to and during your presentation. This course also provides tips on creating effective and visually appealing aids that will enhance your presentation delivery.  As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Online

Fee

$181

DURATION

12 hours

Oral presentation skills are considered one of the most important proficiencies needed in higher education and in the workplace. This online micro-credential will explore how to develop and enhance your oral presentation skills. This micro-credential will provide practical strategies for planning, creating effective visual aids, and delivering your presentation in a way that keeps your audience engaged. You will also explore strategies to maintain a positive and mindful attitude in the lead-up to your presentation and during the delivery.

Students who successfully complete the set of 9 micro-credentials* developed from the unit SKIL40025 Preparation Skills for University, (which forms part of the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03), may be eligible for credit transfer, pending all other entry requirements to the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03 are being met, as automatic entry will not apply.

*Includes the following micro-credentials:

1. Effective Study Habits for Higher Education

2. Personality Types and Learning Styles

3. Critical Thinking

4. Finding and Evaluating Scholarly Research

5. Effective Note-Taking and Paraphrasing

6. Enhancing your Oral Presentation Skills

7. Assessment Strategies and Brain-Based Learning

8. Clever Career Planning

9. Preparing for Success in Higher Education: Assessment Module.

This online micro-credential provides a creditable micro-credential and digital badge which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Standard Micro-credential Structure

Duration:

12 hours

1. Create an oral presentation demonstrating effective use of the planning template

2. Create effective visual aids

3. Apply the key elements of oral presentation skills by delivering an engaging oral presentation

4. Articulate the benefits of a positive, mindful attitude towards oral presentations.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Oral presentation delivered via Zoom

There are no specific entry requirements

Undertaking this micro-credential provides students with information, skills and strategies to help them succeed in higher education. These skills are transferable to contexts beyond study. Upon successful completion of the micro-credential, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

Students who successfully complete the set of 9 micro-credentials* developed from the unit SKIL40025 Preparation Skills for University, (which forms part of the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03), may be eligible for credit transfer, pending all other entry requirements to the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03 are being met, as automatic entry will not apply.

*Includes the following micro-credentials:

1. Effective Study Habits for Higher Education

2. Personality Types and Learning Styles

3. Critical Thinking

4. Finding and Evaluating Scholarly Research

5. Effective Note-Taking and Paraphrasing

6. Enhancing your Oral Presentation Skills

7. Assessment Strategies and Brain-Based Learning

8. Clever Career Planning

9. Preparing for Success in Higher Education: Assessment Module.

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Simply set up an account on the site to pay and access the micro-credential you wish to study.