Week 4: Overview


Timed presentations are popular in business and education. We're all bombarded with opportunities to learn, new ideas and information - presenting new information in a concise and interesting way is an important skill in designing for online learning.

Here are some examples of timed presentations - you can review them quickly. Take note of what appeals to you, what stands out in each example and what you might try in your presentation.

Three Minute Thesis (a competitive event that's been hosted by UBC for several years)

Pecha Kucha style presentations - the model is 20 slides in 20 minutes but this example is a tightly timed 7 min presentation that you might find helpful - by Susan Clements-Vivian at the SFU Lean Into Learning conference