Course provided by Future Learn

Study type: Online

Starts: Anytime

Price: Free

Overview

Explore the dos and don’ts of how to be heard in a professional environment

Need to give an important presentation at work?

On this course, you’ll explore techniques to organise your ideas, build a cohesive argument and identify the right tools to deliver your message.

Whether you’re delivering a presentation in an interview, meeting or with a customer, you’ll learn how to take complicated information and present it clearly to your audience.

You’ll learn to create effective slides to support your message and build the skills to improve your presenting and delivery style in what could be a high-stakes situation.

Featured in the UK government’s The Skills Toolkit collection.

What topics will you cover?

  • Storytelling in presentations

  • Creating stories and narratives

  • Creating slide decks to support presentations

  • Exploring mindfulness techniques for self management

  • Practising presentation delivery techniques

  • Applying presentation skills to your own presentation

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

  • Available now

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for young people who have digital skills but would like to build confidence in using digital technology in the workplace.

This may include those studying for A-levels, those who have a degree, or those who want to improve their career prospects.

The course will also be useful for anyone in employment who wants to boost their digital skills or anyone returning to the workplace who’d like to gain confidence in how working practices have evolved.

Who developed the course?

University of Leeds

As one of the UK’s largest research-based universities, the University of Leeds is a member of the prestigious Russell Group and a centre of excellence for teaching.

Institute of Coding

The Institute of Coding is a family of learners, businesses and educators creating a new way to develop the digital skills needed at work and beyond.