This course is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and techniques to effectively articulate their ideas, and build confidence in public speaking.
With a focus on verbal & non-verbal communication skills, students will learn to understand their target audience, deliver persuasive presentations, and communicate confidently in public settings.
The course will also explore the power of storytelling in design presentations and challenge students to pitch something they dislike as if they love it.
Knowing Your Audience
Listen actively to develop innovative thinking
Creating audience personas and understanding who they are and what matters to them
Adapting pitches and presentations to different audience types
Crafting a compelling value proposition
Foundations of Presentation Skills
Fundamentals of public speaking
Verbal and non-verbal communication skills
Developing confidence and overcoming stage fright
Pitch practices: impromptu talk, pechakucha and 5 on 5 pitches
Persuasive Storytelling in Design Presentations
Mindset preparation in a successful pitching
Grabbing your audience's attention through storytelling techniques and data
Magic framework: Structuring a persuasive narrative for presentations
Incorporating visuals, anecdotes, and emotional appeals
Power of Persuasion
Pitching what you dislike as if you love it: the art of persuasion
Developing empathy and understanding for different perspectives
Finding value in unexpected places and challenging assumptions
How to leveraging persuasive techniques in Q&A
Intended Learning Outcome
What students can take away from the course
Articulate effectively to target audience.
Present disliked ideas convincingly, leveraging persuasive techniques.
Apply persuasive storytelling techniques in design presentations.
Analyze, adapt, and respond to questions during Q&A sessions.
"The instructors were very passionate in participating within the events and gave us many suggestions, I learnt many things during this workshop.There were also many random comedic moments that I absolutely loved. Keep up the good work!"
Harvey Chen, Student
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