6.6 Delivery style
Effective communication is the key to a successful presentation. This unit will provide you with a systematic approach to develop the necessary skills. It is important to understand that effective presentation skills can be practised and learned. It is the content of your presentation, and the simple delivery of clear and reasoned arguments, which will help you to achieve your objectives.
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see http://www.open.ac.uk/conditions terms and conditions), this content is made available under a http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2

Van Gogh: An Analysis of The Starry Night
What gives this star-filled night its haunting power? A doomed painter's madness or a carefully planned strategy? Both possibilities are discussed, and inspirations for aspects of the painting are described. A thorough analysis of artists' interests in sky is given.  ( Minutes five and eight contain material not appropriate for younger students.)  ( 12:12)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Japanese Popular Culture, Spring 2003
This course examines Japanese popular culture as a way of understanding the changing character of media, capitalism, fan communities and culture. Topics include manga (comic books), hip-hop and other popular music in Japan, anime (Japanese animated films) and feature films, sports (sumo, soccer, baseball), and online communication. Emphasis will be on contemporary popular culture and theories of gender, sexuality, race, and the workings of power in global culture industries.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Space Scientists Study Hibernation in Animals
This is a short video about how space scientists are pursuing the idea of hibernating through year long travels through space.  They are looking to animal hibernation for answers. (01:55)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Math in Fashion
5:25 Introduction
Chloe Dao, fashion designer and winner of season two of Project Runway, talks about her career as a fashion designer, explains how she uses math to make her designs a reality, and introduces a fashion-related algebra challenge.



Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Pozzo, St. Ignatius Chapel, Il Gesu, Rome (commissioned in 1695) -Smart History at Khan Academy
Andrea Pozzo, Saint Ignatius Chapel in the left transept of the church, Il Gesù, Rome (commissioned in 1695). Many artists contributed including Alessandro Algardi, Pierre Legros, Bernardino Ludovisi, Il Lorenzone and Jean-Baptiste Théodon. Materials include bronze, gold, silver, and many semiprecious stones most notably lapis lazuli. 
Speakers: Frank Dabell, Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker (03:46)

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Health disparities impact everyone: Lovell Jones, Ph.D., explains
By: mdanderson Society has readily associated health disparities with a certain group of people, but it has a much bigger target -- everyone. "Any circumstance that serves as a barrier to receiving health care is considered a health disparity," says Lovell Jones, Ph.D., director of the Dorothy I. Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research (CHEER) and Distinguished Teaching Professor at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Jones' ongoing efforts to eliminate health dis
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Praxeology: The Methodology of Austrian Economics

[Day 13 of Robert Wenzel's 30-day reading list that will lead you to become a knowledgeable libertarian, this article is excerpted from Economic Controversies (2011). It originally appeared in Author(s): No creator set

Build a Bridge
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Describe the family visual presentation
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

The Exchange: When Big Banks Tank
Rob Cox talks to Kirsten Grind, author of "The Lost Bank," and Breakingviews columnist Antony Currie about the collapse of WaMu and what it means for banks today.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Revenge of the Octopus Two
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

The Exchange: IP-Overhaul
Rob Cox and Business Insider's Henry Blodget discuss how rules in the underwriting process disadvantage investors in IPOs.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

"Spiders" Written by Dina Anastasio Read Aloud
What is a spider? This read aloud helps to answer basic questions about spiders. Students will enjoy the real life photographs of these amazing arachnids. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and will help to make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (6:30)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Electromagnetic Theory, Fall 2002
6.630 is an introductory subject on electromagnetics, emphasizing fundamental concepts and applications of Maxwell equations. Topics covered include: polarization, dipole antennas, wireless communications, forces and energy, phase matching, dielectric waveguides and optical fibers, transmission line theory and circuit concepts, antennas, and equivalent principle. Examples deal with electrodynamics, propagation, guidance, and radiation of electromagnetic waves.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

The farmer, the scientist and the nuclear engineer: can they together create a sustainable future?
A report from INSEAD's Alumni Sustainability Executive Roundtable in Fontainbleau.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

ENGR 407 - Entrepreneurship Hour

Content Type: 
Course
Short Title/Course Code: 
ENGR407

Author(s): tkpaul

License information
Related content

Rights not set

MIT Forum - US Competitiveness and the Case to Reshore

Harry Moser - Founder and CEO, Reshoring Initiative


Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

What to expect at Queens' Admitted Students Day
Class of 2016, don't miss Admitted Students Day at Queens on Saturday, February 18, 2012! Register online at http://www.queens.edu/ASD.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

WQM207 Unit 6
This web page is Unit 8 of the WQM207 course (Operations and Controls of Activated Sludge Systems) at Red Rocks Community College. It covers secondary clarifiers.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Pages 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43