Create slides that work
General design principles for presentation slides:
- Not too much text;
- One main idea per slide;
- Slides as prompts;
- Good use of colour and font.
Creating presentation slides (PDF opens in new window)
Slides are only an aid to your presentation. What you have to say constitutes your presentation. Never write everything you want to say on a presentation slide.
Click below for the Southampton Solent University slide template and a PowerPoint template for the Warsash Maritime Academy:
|Slide Template (PPT)|
|Warsash Maritime Academy template (PPT)|