Ph.D. in Software, Systems and Computing

Understanding Technical Talks in the Scientific and Technological Environment

Outline

In this module we will analise the main features of academic and profesional oral presentations in scientific and technical settings. Specifically, we will deal with:

  1. audience and purpose of an oral presentation
  2. main parts in a presentation (motivation, body, conclusions)
  3. other features: visuals, body language, voice power and Q&A

Assessment Method

Students will be asked to participate in class by improvising some parts or their presentations, and to record a complete presentation of about 5 to 10 minutes as final assignment.

Timetable

Lecture Theatre

H-1002

Tuition Language

English.



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