What Makes an Effective Presentation?

Online Course

Future Learn
What Makes an Effective Presentation?

What is the course about?

What Makes an Effective Presentation?
The course What Makes an Effective Presentation? is an online class provided by Coventry University through Future Learn. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.

Explore the key elements of a successful presentation and how to give an effective presentation in a business environment.

Course description
  • Learn how to design and deliver a strong presentation
  • 2 weeks
  • Presentations can be a powerful tool for sharing ideas and sparking conversation, but what makes a good presentation great?
  • On this course, you will have the opportunity to discuss the features of an effective presentation and investigate how to design and develop your own presentation.
  • You will explore effective presentation techniques to help you evaluate and improve your presentation skills. You will also have the opportunity to deliver a mini presentation and receive feedback from your peers.
  • Delivering effective presentations
  • Presenting in practice
  • How to deal with nerves
  • Discuss the features of a great presentation
  • Explore the understanding of how to design and develop presentations 
  • Develop techniques to improve your presentation skills 
  • Evaluate a variety of techniques and strategies for presentations 
  • Perform a mini-presentation 
  • Assess the presentations of your peers
  • This course is for anyone interested in developing their presentation skills in business.
  • Please note that the individuals detailed in the ‘Who will you learn with?’ section below, are current staff members and may be subject to change.
  • Coventry University
  • Coventry secured gold in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is University of the Year for Student Experience in The Times & The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Prerequisites & Facts

What Makes an Effective Presentation?

Course Topic

University, College, Institution

Coventry University

Course Skill Level

Course Language


Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

What Makes an Effective Presentation?

To obtain a verified certificate from Future Learn / Coventry University you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
Coventry University
What Makes an Effective Presentation?
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