Organisational Development and Professional Learning

Becoming Visible

This pathway is designed around communication, engagement and networking to help you build a strong professional profile.   Whether you want to present at a conference or you are looking to use social media as a way of communicating, these sessions can help. The workshop dates in this pathway will be added over the next few months.

Select a course below for more information and to book your place.  Alternatively return to the home page.


Graphic facilitation is a powerful tool. Many people retain information better when it is displayed using colourful graphics. See how easy it is to introduce hand drawn graphics into your
presentations, teaching materials and meetings. Anyone can use graphic facilitation so come and have a go.

Having the confidence to talk to people at conferences is really important and can influence your future career. Here we take a look at some practical techniques that can help you be more effective at your next conference.

This session is specifically designed for all staff interested in using social media professionally as an individual; a separate session is offered for staff looking to manage a social media presence on behalf of the University.

  • Presentation skills

  • Public engagement with your research

  • Building your networks

  • Communicating via email

Courses include engaging with the media through radio and televison interviews, writing for the media and writing for the web.  

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