Course Description

The ability to deliver presentations is vital to achieving advancement for yourself and for your ideas.  Few skills in life will contribute to your success as much as presentation skills.  Without a dynamic and coherent presentation, even stellar ideas can fail to convince your audience.  In this course, you will learn to organize your ideas to create coherent and convincing oral presentation, while also utilizing available visual aids and using public-speaking techniques to strengthen your delivery.

See specific content information below in sections "Expected Outcomes" and "Attend and You Will Learn."

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Who Should Attend

This course is intended for students who desire to learn and follow a logical process to present information effectively in a professional envirnoment.

Attend and You Will Receive

Participants who successfully complete this course will receive a certificate of completion from NC State University.



Students should have a basic understanding of how to use Windows PC, and some experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.

Attend and You Will Learn / Expected Outcome

Attend And You Will Learn:

  • Define what makes a presentation effective
  • Plan presentations
  • Design a presentation framework
  • Develop the presentation body
  • Create supporting materials
  • Prepare for your presentation
  • Deliver presentations
  • Conduct a question- and-answer session
  • Deliver group presentations and virtual presentations


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