Presentation Courses

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Present1: Comparing presentation tools

PT1: Comparing presentation tools

Prior knowledge: None

Open Badge Available - Presentation skills

In this course we will consider three different presentation tools and what makes a good presentation.

This course includes:

  • What makes a good presentation
  • Powerpoint tips
  • A quick tour of Prezi
  • Introduction to sway

If there are no suitable dates below then please contact digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk 

PowerPoint1: Essentials

PP1: PowerPoint Essentials

Prior knowledge: None

This course will enable you to create basic PowerPoint presentations. As well as understanding the PowerPoint skills we will discuss what makes a powerful presentation.

This course includes:

  • Inserting new slides
  • Adding text and changing styles
  • Adding pictures
  • Playing slide shows
  • Rearranging slides
  • Simple animations and transitions
  • Printing notes
  • Checking spellings

If there are no suitable dates below then please contact digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk 

 

 

PowerPoint2: More PowerPoint

PowerPoint2: More PowerPoint

Prior knowledge: Basic PowerPoint skills equivalent to PowerPoint1

This course builds upon PowerPoint1 to create more complex animated presentations and working with master slides to create a unified appearance.

This course includes:

  • More complex animations/transitions
  • Using Master slides to create a consistent look
  • Using presentation tools
  • Manipulating images, Charts and Smart art
  • Setting up shows
  • Saving in other formats

This course is run by request only - contact digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk 

PowerPoint3: Making academic posters

PowerPoint3: Making academic posters

Prior knowledge: A basic understanding of PowerPoint

Producing A1 size academic research posters can be effectively and easily done using PowerPoint. This course includes considerations of effective designs.

This course includes:

  • Initial setup of paper size
  • Adding text, images and SmartArt
  • Laying out and aligning items
  • Finding images
  • Previewing the poster
  • Preparing for print

This course is run by request only - contact digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk 

 

 

 

Prezi1: Essentials

Prezi1: Essentials

Due to changes in the Prezi software we are no longer running this course. We may be able to help you on a one to one basis.

If there are no suitable dates below then please contact digitaltraining@yorksj.ac.uk 

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