Course Public Speaking

Registration open
21 May 2024
Start time 
9:00 am
School Of Innovation - Via Tommaso Gar, 16/2 - Trento
Ufficio Job Guidance UniTrento
Target audience: 
UniTrento alumni
UniTrento students
Registration deadline: 
20 May 2024, 23:59
Contact person: 
Job Guidance Office
0461 - 283200
Francesco Apuzzo - formatore Assoservizi

General course objectives

develop skills and competences to communicate easily and engagingly to an audience and with an audience, during university, in job interviews and in professional life.

Skills that will be acquired:

management of stage presence, use of words, voice and body, management of "performance anxiety", interaction with the audience, adaptability and improvisation, live analysis of feedback. These skills will provide a solid foundation for excelling in Public Speaking, allowing those who participate in the course to begin communicating persuasively and influentially in different professional and personal situations.

Course structure

  • kinds of Public Speaking;

  • Motivation and personal preparation for Public Speaking:

  • Analysis of the audience, objectives, timing, location and equipment available;

  • Choice of communication style and support material (e.g. projection of slides);

  • The use of words, voice and body;

  • Oratory art and storytelling;

  • The management of "performance anxiety" and unexpected events;

  • Practical exercises with video feedbackk;


Metodologia didattica

theory, self and peer assessment, simulations, and exercises, including interactive game-based software.


Useful information

Time: 09.00 - 13.00  

We ask those who are unable to participate to notify their absence.

The meeting will be held in English at SOI - School of Innovation in Via Tommaso Gar, 16/2, 38122 Trento TN.

All scheduled training events and seminars are available on our calendar