Presentation Skills for Academics

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Atlantic Language Galway
Institution website:
Monday, 3 April, 2023 to Friday, 7 April, 2023
Registration fee:
€455 Tuition Only/ €495 Tuition + Activities
Fee reductions/waivers:
Eligible for Erasmus+ funding. Please contact the Erasmus+ or International Coordinator in your institution for information about grant application.
Maximum number of participants:
Deadline for applying:
Friday, 10 March, 2023
Accommodation provided
Contact person details:
Please contact school director, Mr. John Daly with any queries:

Presentation Skills for Academics is designed to assist senior professionals and academics in Higher Education institutions who are required to present material through English. The course deals with the methodology of delivering an effective presentation – stages of planning and preparation, presenting results, leading discussions, and engaging with the audience. The week will culminate with participants doing a presentation while integrating the skills learned during the course.  


Who is it for?

Lecturers, professor, scientists, researchers, PhD candidates and other academic staff who are required to present their research in English at academic conferences or in any professional public speaking scenarios.


Course Content:

• Setting Objectives

• Planning and Preparation

• Managing Methodologies

• Presenting data, results etc.

• Holding the audience’s interest

• Handling Q&As


Minimum Level of English: B1 on the CEFR (Intermediate)


Delivery: in person at our Galway school. One to one Online courses also available.

Social Programme:

Participants have the opportunity to book an activity package including a guided historical walking tour of Galway and a half-day excursion to a local area of scenic or historical interest such as Connemara or the Cliffs of Moher.

Accommodation Options: participants can book their own accommodation or apply for Atlantic accommodation – student apartments or host family. Accommodation prices available on request.


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