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Design Better Presentation Slides

You can improve the quality of your presentation slides dramatically with a few simple techniques. This course features several practical exercises under the supervision and coaching of the tutor. The day’s exercises require a basic knowledge of PowerPoint or Keynote.

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Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Duration
One day: 10 am to 4 pm
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES

Course content

Presentations essentials

  • Planning the presentation
  • Working with prompts and scripts
  • The most effective ways to use slides
  • Your role as a designer

Presentation content

  • Making content stick
  • Fine tuning your messages
  • Creating visual impact
  • Choosing the best words and pictures
  • Planning ahead, away from the computer
  • Creating visual cues for the presenter
  • Using flipcharts and visual references.

Design principles

  • Layout basics and using grids
  • Typography, font use and font styles
  • Photos and stock images
  • Presenting data, charts, infographics
  • Using animations and transitions

Software

  • Creating presentations for the internet and webinars
  • Things you didn’t know about PowerPoint and Keynote

Design practices

  • Using masters and layouts
  • Bullet points, punctuation and other things that get in the way
  • Avoiding and replacing default templates
  • Creating handouts
  • Alternatives to slides
 

Book your place

Let us know if you're interested in attending, we may be able to schedule a new workshop.
Register your interest now

Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Time
One day: 10 am to 4 pm
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES

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