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STUDY PLANS
2021/2022

Presentation Skills

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
BE3M04PSK KZ 2 2C English
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Dana Saláková (guarantor), Erik Peter Stadnik
Supervisor:
Department of Languages
Synopsis:

This course aims to develop students' communication and language skills in order to plan and deliver an effective presentation. Students will be taken systematically through the key stages of giving presentations, from planning and introducing to concluding. Students are guided, using interactive methors, to communicate their thoughts and ideas in a logical and structured oreder, and in as brief or succinct a way as possible.

Emphasis is placed on independent, critical thinking and the correct formulation of presenting ideas; throughout this course students will practice skills that will enable them to become better speakers and presenters.

Requirements:

B2 level of English

Syllabus of lectures:

Week 01: Course Introduction, Credit Requirements, General Introductions, Mini-Presentation

Week 02: Fluency Practice: Getting to the Point (Brevity)

Week 03: Body Language & Gestures: Non-Verbal Communication

Week 04: Mini-Presentation: Presentation Practice

(Week 03 materials and Delivery, Nerves, Audience Rapport, etc.)

Week 05: Language: Informal vs. Formal (Academic) / Other Word choices

Week 06: Signposting / Signalling: Introduction & Overview Portion of Presentation

Mini-Presentation (Practice)

Week 07: Making an Outline, Innovative Ways to Open your Presentation

Week 08: Outline Presentation

Week 09: Progress Check (half of students)

Week 10: Progress Check (half of students)

Week 11: STUDENT PRESENTATIONS (half of students)

Week 12: STUDENT PRESENTATIONS (half of students)

Week 13: Assessment - Evaluation / Credit

Week 14: Reserve Class

Syllabus of tutorials:

Week 01: Course Introduction, Credit Requirements, General Introductions, Mini-Presentation

Week 02: Fluency Practice: Getting to the Point (Brevity)

Week 03: Body Language & Gestures: Non-Verbal Communication

Week 04: Mini-Presentation: Presentation Practice

(Week 03 materials and Delivery, Nerves, Audience Rapport, etc.)

Week 05: Language: Informal vs. Formal (Academic) / Other Word choices

Week 06: Signposting / Signalling: Introduction & Overview Portion of Presentation

Mini-Presentation (Practice)

Week 07: Making an Outline, Innovative Ways to Open your Presentation

Week 08: Outline Presentation

Week 09: Progress Check (half of students)

Week 10: Progress Check (half of students)

Week 11: STUDENT PRESENTATIONS (half of students)

Week 12: STUDENT PRESENTATIONS (half of students)

Week 13: Assessment - Evaluation / Credit

Week 14: Reserve Class

Study Objective:

Emphasis is placed on independent, critical thinking and the correct formulation of presenting ideas

Study materials:
Note:
Further information:
https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/courses/BE3M04PSK
Time-table for winter semester 2021/2022:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
roomT2:A4-203b
Stadnik E.
11:00–12:30
(parallel nr.102)
Dejvice
Učebna
roomT2:E1-103b
Stadnik E.
12:45–14:15
(parallel nr.103)
Dejvice haly
Cvičebna
Fri
roomT2:E1-103b
Stadnik E.
12:45–14:15
(parallel nr.101)
Dejvice haly
Cvičebna
Time-table for summer semester 2021/2022:
Time-table is not available yet
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2022-08-09
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet4885206.html