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Essential Insights for Good Slide Design

Purchase for $85.00 (AUD) incl. GST

Immediately improve your slide design, avoiding common pitfalls & maximising learner assimilation

Are your PowerPoint slides engaging your learners, or distracting them with poor design? Join Dr Deniese Cox for this 90-minute deep dive webinar, "Essential Insights for Good Slide Design," where you'll discover the crucial role of effective slide design in educational settings. Bad visuals do more than make you cringe; they actively block learning engagement. 

Join us for this engaging session where we draw from the latest VET research and contemporary cognitive load theories applied to PowerPoint design. Learn what your learners really think and see firsthand the impact of slide design on engagement and outcomes. 

You'll walk away with 8 simple, practical tips to immediately improve your slide design, avoiding common pitfalls and maximising learner assimilation. 


Webinar details

Date: Monday 9 September 2024

Time: 12.00pm AEST (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane)

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Investment: $85.00 inc GST.

10% discount! for VET PD Series subscribers - Use your Voucher Code when registering!



These sessions are for VET teachers, trainers, team leaders, and learning designers


Topics Covered

  • Recognising common pitfalls in slide design 
  • Understanding the impact of slide design on learner engagement 
  • Mastering the 8 key design principles for text and images  
  • Maximising learning through effective presentations.  

Book your place in this popular session to start making your presentations more effective and transform your slides into powerful learning tools.

  • Common pitfalls to avoid 
  • 8 principles of good slide design 
  • Presenting tips for maximising learner assimilation 


Learning Outcomes

At the end of this session, participants will have an understanding of:

  • Knowledge of pitfalls to avoid 
  • Awareness of the impact of slide design on learning 
  • Understanding of 8 key design principles (text and images) 
  • Knowledge of how to present slides and new information to maximise learner assimilation  



Presenter ImageDr Deniese Cox

Dr Deniese Cox is known as the go-to source for exceptional online teaching strategies that really are effective. Every research-driven strategy presented by Deniese has been extensively trialed, refined, and proven to work in a variety of VET settings by diverse educators and learners.

With extensive hands-on experience of her own in the online VET space, a Masters in online learning and a PhD in online VET, Deniese is ideally placed to help all educators and teams cut through the noise around teaching online.

Her ongoing research is what enables Deniese to continuously share up-to-date insights, and her commitment to developing practical strategies is what makes her PD presentations really stand out. Consistently one of the highest rated speakers at conferences and events, you don’t want to miss this session.


A Statement of Attendance is issued on completion of live event activities.

Note the video recording of the live event will be available to all participants within 7 days after the event, for limited viewing of 30 days.



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The following statements are received when the course is completed:

VDC - Certificate of Attendance
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