Introduction to Presentation Design

Are you not a designer, but want to know how to create stunning slides that will help you communicate your message effectively and stand out from the competition? This course will teach you the step-by-step process of how to make that a reality!
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Sep 15, 2020
Duration
3h 42m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Understand Presentation Design and Its Importance
Approach Your Slides as a Filmmaker
Use the Power of Simplicity and Restraint
Choose the Best Font for Your Presentation
Utilize Colors Properly
Add Images and Icons
Build Beautiful Charts, Graphs, and Tables
Incorporate Videos in Your Slides
Learn the Principles of Gestalt and Contrast
Finalize Your Slideshow
Summary
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Sep 15, 2020
Duration
3h 42m
Description

Designing beautiful slides is hard, especially if you are not a designer. In this course, Introduction to Presentation Design, you will learn the steps you can follow and the tricks you need to know to create presentations to not only help you communicate effectively, but wow your audience. First, you will discover the three crucial questions you need to answer to. Next, you will learn how to use fonts, colors, images, icons, and charts as professional presentation designers do. Finally, you will explore advanced concepts like the Principles of Gestalt, Contrast, and Hierarchy. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of presentation design needed to build stunning slideshows with any presentation software.

About the author
About the author

Boris is the Founder and CEO of Presentation Design and Training Agency 356labs. He is also a top rated international speaker, trainer, and blogger. You can find him on Twitter under @BorisHristov and follow his work on his blog – borishristov.com

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
[Autogenerated] Hi, everyone. My name is Boris Christoph and welcome to my course introduction toe presentation design. I'm the founder of Presentation Agency 3. 56 laps, where we helped many of the biggest brands in the world right design and deliver truly effective presentations. This course is all about you learning how to build professional looking slides without being a designer. Some of the major topics that will cover our why are presentation's important in first place. Then we're going to talk about how you can brainstorm your slides and once ready, you see how to use the power off simplicity to create truly effective presentations. From there, it becomes easier. You're going to learn how to choose the best funds, how to utilize the psychology of colors, how to support your message with images and icons and what to do in case you need to visualize data or add video into your slideshow. By the end of the course, you will also be familiar with advanced topics like the principles of guest out, how to achieve contrast and how to make sure every single element is where it needs to be. No previous presentation or design experience is needed so I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn how to build standing presentations with introduction to presentation design course at pro side.