International

Rhetoric & Presentation (E)

level of course unit

First Cycle

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students will become familiar with the building blocks of a successful presentation including powerful introductions and effective conclusions. By the end of the course, they will know how to create a compelling story and to deliver a convincing experience.
They will have a solid grasp of rhetorical theories and practices and develop the ability to employ rhetorical strategies effectively in assignments.

prerequisites and co-requisites

None

course contents

Students will learn how to structure a presentation, formulate powerful introductions and effective conclusions, how to formulate a sense of purpose and to draw a roadmap. Beyond, the will become acquainted with how to effectively deliver a successful presentation, to present themselves on stage, to prepare for an audience and to lead a discussions. They will apply that knowledge in various exercises.

recommended or required reading

Gallo: The presentation secrets of Steve Jobs: How to be insanely great in front of any audience. Prentice Hall, 2010.
Anderson: TED talks: The official TED guide to public speaking. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam and/or presentation

language of instruction

English

number of ECTS credits allocated

3

eLearning quota in percent

0

course-hours-per-week (chw)

2

planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, discussions, group work, presentations

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered

2

name of lecturer(s)

Dr. Kristina Kampfer

year of study

First Cycle

recommended optional program components

None

course unit code

IP_BUS118

type of course unit

integrated lecture

mode of delivery

Compulsory

work placement(s)

None

News of the FH Kufstein

Studium feierlich abgeschlossen

Mehr als 400 Absolvent:innen kamen zur Sponsion an die Fachhochschule. Erstmals organisierte die FH Kufstein Tirol einen Livestream für Freunde und Familien, welche die Feierlichkeit von zu Hause verfolgen konnten.

Learn more
Top 25 Platzierung bei internationalem Ranking

Die FH Kufstein Tirol wurde für ihre internationale Ausrichtung erneut als einzige österreichische Hochschule in der Kategorie „Student Mobility“ ausgezeichnet und belegt damit einen Platz in den weltweiten Top 25.

Learn more
Führungskräftetraining der Firma Gronbach im LEAN LAB

Das Lean Lab der FH Kufstein Tirol steht für stetige Weiterentwicklung und konstruktiven Austausch mit Unternehmen im Bereich Lean Management.

Learn more