Curtiss Hall 142
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Presentation media are key to communication, sales, speeches and any other effective presentation today. Whether your presentation is online or in-person, presentation media not only enhance your message but often make your message successful.
Find out how to use Prezi, the new slide software that goes beyond one-dimensional presentations, and the finer points of Photoshop for presentations. Then discover the design elements to creating visual presentations for success using any media.
Take away critical skills for both training yourself and others in your organization. You will come away with the latest, most advanced practical and design knowledge in presentation media.
Three one month courses, Kimba Green, Dan Hood and Jenna Soard, instructors.
-Create an account
-3 Steps to a successful Prezi
-Front Page Controls
-Inside Prezi Page Controls
-Zooming & adding frames
-Diagrams & arrows
-Online vs desktop
Photoshop For Presentations
-Opening files and creating a new file
-File properties: Resolution, mode and canvas vs. size
-Saving files: methods and formats
-Rulers, guides, and grids
-Navigating layers: Create, edit, blend, and mask
-Brushes, fill, and eraser
-Blur, smudge, clone, and heal
-Shapes and lines, introduction to vector graphics
-Adjustments and adjustment layers
-Creating text: Font properties, alignment and color
-Text boxes and paragraph properties
-Character properties and spacing
-Vertical text and text effects
What the pros know
-Some filters are more useful than others
-Create your own shapes and brushes
-Save time with Photoshop actions
Creating Visual Presentations
Design Principles Part 2
Execute Your Visual Presentation
About the Instructors
Jennifer Selke is a nationally known expert, speaker and consultant in the area of social media. She is a faculty member in the University of California Berkeley Graduate School of Education and is affiliated with the Berkeley Center for New Media. She received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from U.C. Berkeley. She is a licensed educational psychologist in private practice. Her technology interests have taken her into the blogging and social media world where she runs a popular blog. She speaks at national conferences on the subject of social networks, writes articles on the subject, and conducts webinars for professionals on the topic.
Who Should Attend:
Those looking to inhance their visual presentations