Electronic Presentations The student will be able to . . . Discuss the use of electronic presentation in demonstrations, sales meetings, staff meetings, and sales reports. Outline the steps necessary to prepare an electronic presentation.
What electronic presentations do • Clarify or emphasize a point • Support multiple learning styles • Add variety to presentation • Record main points of presentation • Enhance professional image http://www.uga.edu/teched/conf/maxppt/tsld003.htm
Seven basic rules • Keep message simple; slides should compliment presentation, not repeat it • Maximum of six or seven sentences per slide • Limit of seven words per sentence • Use upper and lower case letters • Avoid italics and punctuation • Serif type faces more legible than sans serif and limit size changes to 3 • Watch color contrasts between text and background http://www.uga.edu/teched/conf/maxppt/tsld003.htm
Delivery techniques • Use proper grammar and correct usage • Avoid saying “uh” • Don’t read slides word for word • Use animation effects sparingly http://www.uga.edu/teched/conf/maxppt/tsld003.htm
Additional possibilities • Hyperlink to web materials • Action setting to launch another program • Link to a digital video clip • Use digital pictures ... http://www.uga.edu/teched/conf/maxppt/tsld003.htm