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Presentations

Being able to prepare and deliver an effective presentation is an essential skill for students, since presentations are an important way to transmit information to a variety of audiences. It is important therefore, that your presentation do the following: consider the specific audience being addressed; be well organized; include an introduction to your topic, a main body of information, and a conclusion; be concise; be visually appealing; and, cite sources used within the text of the presentation. It is also important to include a reference list at the end of your presentation.

It is advisable that students consult their course material and tutor for clarification about presentations in addition to looking at these sites.

How to Present

Updated November 26 2014 by Students & Academic Services

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