Course Details and Schedule

This session builds upon the basic skills that you have in using PowerPoint, to help you create effective presentations. The emphasis is on good presentation design rather than the use of the software, but you will have an opportunity to try out some of the techniques covered.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Planning and preparation
  • Avoiding bullet points
  • Using images
  • Consistency in slide design
  • Advice on delivering a presentation
  • Presentation technology
Course information
Intended audience Those who want to create interesting presentations that go beyond bullet points
Prior knowledge A working knowledge of PowerPoint 2013, which could be obtained by attending an Office: Fundamentals - workshop session
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software PowerPoint 2013
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? Presentations: Creating conference posters using PowerPoint, Digital image courses
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

What you will need:

BYOD friendly. A computer and software are provided, however you can bring your own with the correct software installed (read our guidance first)


Frequency: Every term. Express an interest in future dates for this course.