This course aims to develop your communication and language skills in order to plan and deliver an effective presentation. You will be taken systematically through the key stages of giving presentations, from planning and introducing to concluding and handling questions. In addition to focusing on the content, structure and delivery of oral presentations, we will highlight certain aspects of public speaking, including pronunciation, volume, intonation and gestures, to help improve your overall presentation skills. Last but not least, you will practice how to become an effective listener.