Thursday, November 8, 2018




Kuykendall 106 Events Room


Tech Thursdays!

Sponsored by:

Office of Faculty Development &
Academic Support

Center for Teaching Excellence

Guiding Principles for Preparing PowerPoint Presentations

Presented by:
Mark Nakamura
Graphic Media Design
Center for Instructional Support

A workshop designed to provide some guiding principles to improve your PowerPoint presentations.

Among the topics to be discussed:

• Basic “slide" parameters, including use of “safe zones”

• Content editing

• Utilizing templates and master slides

• Typography, including Hawaiian typography

• Effective use of color

• Charts, graphs, photographs and illustrations, including the use of UH/UHM logos and trademarks

The workshop will also include:

• Discussion on the effects of various projection systems and presentation aspect ratios

• Effects of different lighting conditions on Powerpoint presentations

• Powerpoint “bells and whistles,” including the use of builds and transitions, audio and video files

• Web resources

• Question and answer session

* Laptops or other mobile devices not needed to attend.

Please register as space is limited.

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OFDAS 30 Years

Center for Teaching Excellence
University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Honolulu HI 96822 USA

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