Center for Digital Expression

Presentation Design

Presentation Design



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Being able to create and deliver effective presentations is a valuable skill in all kinds of settings: classes, the workplace, even community organizations. While all good presentations start with a clear and compelling message, shaped for a specific audience, a well-designed slide show can enhance a presentation (and a poor slide show can detract from good information–we’ve all heard of “Death by Powerpoint”).

The following sections provide an overview of Process, Tips, Tools, and Resources for working with presentation design.