You will have areas of global health to choose from. Decide on a topic within these areas that is a current global issue that we are facing. Explain the background/history, global incidence & prevalence, symptoms prevention/treatment, strategy for control.
Prepare a 10-minute presentation that will be both informative and entertaining to your classmates, as well as provide you with an opportunity to be creative and enhance your public speaking skills. Teaching a topic to others is an excellent way to truly learn something new. Have fun with this! Be creative! You can do a regular lecture, create a short skit and act it out in front of the class, videotape a “live on the scene” news report, etc. You can use audiovisuals if you wish. If you desire to use a PowerPoint, please save your work on a flash drive or CD and bring in with you. If you desire handouts, please submit to me electronically (via email Attachment) one week prior to your presentation date.
Please submit a one-page typed outline of your presentation. (20 slides minimum plus references and cover page)
Grading criteria (maximum of 100 points):
Content of your presentation, including Q & A, outline = 20 points
Presentation style, knowledge (i.e., without reading your notes verbatim) = 20 points
Creativity, stimulation of audience interest and interactivity = 10 points