Final Project Part Two Milestone One: Rough Draft of Presentation Slides Guidelines and Rubric
Prompt: For this assignment, you will use presentation software (such as PowerPoint or Prezi) to create a rough draft of the final presentation that you will submit for Final Project Part Two.
to include the following critical elements in your rough draft:
Create an engaging introduction to your presentation that includes a concise thesis. You should remember who your audience is and attempt to appeal to them directly within this introduction.
Incorporate appropriate terms and concepts from the course materials throughout your presentation. Your use of these will demonstrate your comprehension and ability to incorporate them fittingly.
Describe ways in which media reflects a culture, providing evidence to effectively support your discussion.
Describe ways in which media creates a culture, providing evidence to effectively support your discussion.
Include a clear and purposeful graph or visual.
Create a conclusion that solidifies your findings and arguments, identifying how they fit with past, current, and future trends. Present your research in an effective and engaging manner, geared towards your intended audience.
Effectively use visual content geared towards your intended audience.
Speaker Notes: provide speaker notes that further explicate the terms and concepts you integrated from the course materials. Your speaker notes should also contain the bulk of the information you would give your audience verbally.
Suggested Pathway for Success: Have you ever developed a presentation before? If not, follow these tips and tricks to ensure that your first presentation is a success:
Guidelines for Submission:
Submit your rough draft as a PowerPoint or Prezi presentation of 8 to 12 slides with speaker notes and cover and reference slides (APA format).
Please note that the grading rubric for the dry run submission is not identical to that of the final project.
The Final Project Part Two Rubric will include an additional “Exemplary” category that provides guidance as to how you can go above and beyond “Proficient” in your final submission.