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Using multimedia in presentations
Images can add visual impact to a presentation. They can also help to illustrate the point that you are trying to make
using bullet points or paragraphs
Video can be used to attract the audiences' attention
You can have quiet music playing in the background throughout the presentation
Presentation software is incredibly easy to learn how to use
It is supplied with a large library of background templates and custom layouts
Multimedia can easily be added to the presentation
Audiences are often happy to sit placidly and not interact with the presenter
Not good for presenting certain kinds of information such as complex maths equations
Presenters often just read from the presentation which is boring for the audience
A presentation is used when someone wants to explain or illustrate a topic to someone
For people to do 'presentation', usually, they uses Microsoft PowerPoint
Who uses it?
Sale people, training new employees, teachers and students
used when you want to give people information.
Animation and Transitions
It is used to delay the appearance of bullet points on the screen. They are used to add dramatic effect or visual interest.
Slide transitions can be set up to govern how you move from one slide to another.You can set your presentation to be timed so that it moves automatically to another slide after a certain length of time.
The software comes with a large range of ready prepared templates.
different layouts available.
A 'master slide' is available so that you can set up things which you wish to appear on every page
How is it used?
presentation can be set up to run continuously on a screen.
Slides from a presentation can be printed onto acetates and used with an overhead projector.
Making a presentation look good
Make text large enough, keep it simple, add picture and music, make it colourful and give a background