Course Description

Information synthesis and the presentation of information. Organizing information for presentation, text, and graphics. Presentation skills, training and teaching methods.



Professor of Record

Bruce Kingma


This is a required course for undergraduate students in the School of Information Studies and several other majors at Syracuse University. It is a recommended course for all students at Syracuse University that are looking to improve their presentation skills.

Learning Objectives

After taking this course, students will be able to:

  1. Prepare and orally present well-organized material in an interesting and professional manner.
  2. Use graphics concepts and techniques to design formats for printed materials.
  3. Evaluate and discuss the presentation of information in print, online, and oral formats.
  4. Communicate effectively in oral and printed form with different types of audiences.
  5. Effectively use a variety of software tools to develop and present information effectively.

Course Syllabi

IST 344 Fall 2021 Syllabus- Bruce Kingma

IST 344 Fall 2021 Syllabus- Christopher Perrello

IST 344 Fall 2021 Syllabus- Peggy Takach

IST 344 Fall 2021 Syllabus- Eric Young

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