Understanding Technical Talks in the Scientific and Technological Environment

  • LECTURER: To be confirmed
  • AFFILIATION: To be confirmed


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.

Lective hours



To be confirmed

Lecture Theatre

  • to be determined

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