Digital skills for deaf people: do research and deliver a PowerPoint Presentation (entry 2 - entry 3)

Course Dates: 25/01/21 - 22/02/21
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Location: Online

Are you new to PowerPoint? This course will help you to understand the basics of PowerPoint including creating and delivering a presentation. By the end of the course you will be able to give a presentation using different transitions and animations.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.


What is the course about?

This course will help you to improve your presentation skills using PowerPoint 2016 so you will feel confident giving presentations in meetings, interviews or other areas of your personal life.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Loading and closing the application - PowerPoint 2016
Creating, opening and saving slide shows.
Entering and formatting data
Apply design styles and adding animation features.
Giving a presentation – the skills you need.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Load and close the application – PowerPoint 2016
Create slide shows
Enter and format data
Apply design styles and add animation features.
Give a presentation which engages your audience.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This is a basic level presentation course but you need to able to use a keyboard and a mouse. To find out your level of skills, you will need to complete the initial assessment & the interview before enrolling. To book the assessment & the interview, please contact: e-mail:; phone (sms): 07307 810118; phone (voice): 02074922511.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Each student has their own computer. Presentations will be made using computers, interactive whiteboard, overhead screen and printed notes. Step-by-step instruction, with demonstrations where appropriate, will help you grasp the concepts. Classes are taught in British Sign Language, and written English.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please bring a folder, pens, paper and a memory stick.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Your attendance and punctuality is expected to be at 85% or above. At the end of this course, your course tutor will review your learning progress including your attendance/punctuality and will advise accordingly.


Check your level

Course Code: YC012

Mon, day, 25 Jan - 22 Feb '21

Duration: 5 sessions (over 5 weeks)

Full fee: £0.00
Senior fee: £0.00
Concession: £0.00

Before booking on this course, we'll need you to log in or register with us if you're new. Please then contact us for a chat with our team to check that this course is the right level for you.
Why do I need an advice session?

Any questions?
or call 020 7492 2511

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