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PowerPoint as a Design Tool for Learning

March 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Building on the Designing Presentations and Online Lessons with the Brain in Mind webinar delivered in Fall, 2019, this session will provide practical tips for using PowerPoint to create more impactful information design. Whether you use PowerPoint to deliver presentations or as a basis for creating digital learning content for your courses, this session will share visual layout techniques for optimizing learning.

Workshop Learning Outcomes

  • Briefly review of cognitive load and its relation to how people absorb information
  • Explore information hierarchy and its role in conveying meaning
  • Discuss key principles and elements of design
  • Discuss effective ways to use text, images, and audio
  • Consider best export formats to support specific teaching/learning purposes

Presenters(s)

Louisa Lambregts, Algonquin College

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Details

Date:
March 11
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/powerpoint-as-a-design-tool-for-learning-registration-90307936469

Venue

Virtual Workshop – Link will be provided by email one week prior to the workshop

Organizer

Gina Catenazzo
Email:
gina.catenazzo@humber.ca