Presentations in English 7.5 credits

Presentations in English
First cycle, E0010S
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2019 Sp 1 - Present
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Syllabus established
Established by the Department of Languages and Culture 2006-02-22.

Last revised
by Patrik Häggqvist, Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Arts, Communication and Education 15 Feb 2019

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
U G VG *
Subject group (SCB)

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and Good knowledge in English, equivalent to English 6

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on final school grades or Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test.

Course Aim
To increase effectiveness in giving professional international presentations.

Defining/preparing presentations
Link phrases
Appropriate presentation language
Using voice/ intonation
Improving image & dress codes
Handling an audience
Closing effectively & dealing with questions
Colour messages
Practical tips
Describing trends, charts & graphs
Mastering audio-visual aids
Reducing fear
Non-verbal communication (body language)
Multicultural differences when presenting
Extensive presentation practice (constant feedback).

Teaching/training sessions, videoed presentation practice, group work, continuous feedback etc.

Continuous assessment and a final graded presentation. Minimum 80% attendance required.

Marie Nordlund

Transition terms
The course E0010S is equal to KSS065

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2007 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Copied materials provided to the students.

Course offered by
Department of Arts, Communication and Learning

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleHPStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Presentations in EnglishU G VG *7.50MandatoryA07