Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentations A Guide to Good PowerPoint Design Considerations Human Factors Human Factors Graphic Design Graphic Design Learning Principles Learning.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Presentations A Guide to Good PowerPoint Design Considerations Human Factors Human Factors Graphic Design Graphic Design Learning Principles Learning."— Presentation transcript:

1

2 Presentations A Guide to Good PowerPoint Design

3 Considerations Human Factors Human Factors Graphic Design Graphic Design Learning Principles Learning Principles Audience Audience Content Requirements Content Requirements

4 Basic Design Principles

5 Text Use dark background, light text or at least high contrast Use dark background, light text or at least high contrast Sans serif font Sans serif font Never <20 pt Never <20 pt Avoid >6 lines of text on a slide Avoid >6 lines of text on a slide Phrases, never sentences! Phrases, never sentences!

6 Graphics Use same background throughout Use same background throughout Keep it simple, one graphic per slide Keep it simple, one graphic per slide Should enhance content Should enhance content Consistent style Consistent style Limit to 2-3 main colors Limit to 2-3 main colors

7 Slide Layout Vary for interest Vary for interest Keep main elements in same place (title) Keep main elements in same place (title) If idea has more than one slide indicate this in title (cont, 3 out of 4) If idea has more than one slide indicate this in title (cont, 3 out of 4) Left justify buttons Left justify buttons Strive for overall balance Strive for overall balance

8 Overall Organization Should flow from one idea to another logically Should flow from one idea to another logically May be hierarchical or sequential May be hierarchical or sequential Indicate when changing directions Indicate when changing directions Show concept map prior to content Show concept map prior to content Considerations Principles Examples

9 Special Effects Just say NO! Just say NO!

10 Learning Content Know your audience Know your audience Divide into chunks (9 ± 2) Divide into chunks (9 ± 2) Minimize cognitive load Minimize cognitive load Give examples, then non-examples Give examples, then non-examples

11 Slides that Suck

12 Give Credit! APA reference page for last slide APA reference page for last slide Citation on content slide Citation on content slide (Crepeau, Cohn, & Schell, 2009)

13 Can you read this? THIS IS REALLY BAD CONTRAST AND HARD TO READ

14 Tiny tired graphics These tacky pictures are too small to really see and Im giving a presentation on what?!

15 Font Overload I love to talk and whenever I talk I like to have lots of text on my page so everyone can see how smart I am and what a really good talker I am. I love to talk and whenever I talk I like to have lots of text on my page so everyone can see how smart I am and what a really good talker I am. Dont you just wish I would shut up? I am going to read all of this to you because I obviously think you are not smart enough to read this yourself. Dont you wish you were as smart as I am? Dont you just wish I would shut up? I am going to read all of this to you because I obviously think you are not smart enough to read this yourself. Dont you wish you were as smart as I am? THIS IS ALL VERY IMPORTANT. YOU WILL WANT TO READ EVERY DETAIL I HAVE PLACED ON THIS SLIDE BECAUSE IF YOU DONT YOU WONT PASS YOUR BOARDS AND then you will be very unhappy and work at a fast food restaurant the rest of your life which is not bad but not exactly what you wanted to do when they asked you in kindergarten. THIS IS ALL VERY IMPORTANT. YOU WILL WANT TO READ EVERY DETAIL I HAVE PLACED ON THIS SLIDE BECAUSE IF YOU DONT YOU WONT PASS YOUR BOARDS AND then you will be very unhappy and work at a fast food restaurant the rest of your life which is not bad but not exactly what you wanted to do when they asked you in kindergarten.

16 Slides that Succeed

17 83 %

18 One Person CPR: Step 3 Sternum, two fingers above xyphoidSternum, two fingers above xyphoid Depress 2Depress 2 20 times20 times Sternum, two fingers above xyphoidSternum, two fingers above xyphoid Depress 2Depress 2 20 times20 times

19 Professional Dress

20


Download ppt "Presentations A Guide to Good PowerPoint Design Considerations Human Factors Human Factors Graphic Design Graphic Design Learning Principles Learning."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google