Engaging a Media Audience:
Public Speaking in the Digital Age


This one-day course prepares participants to be effective and engaging speakers. It introduces participants to media theories of communication, audience and persona with particular emphasis on the practical aspects of researching, organising and presenting speeches in a media-saturated context. It looks into adapting evidence, language, visual aids and other message components for strategic communication to designated media audiences. It emphasises principles and methods of selected forms of public speaking for various purposes, audiences and contexts, and includes practice in delivering speeches, as well as responding to audience questions.

Course Details

Date Run 1: 8-9 December 2020;
Run 2: 6-7 February 2021
Time Run 1: 9.30am - 1pm;
Run 2: 2 - 5.30pm
Venue Course will be held online.
Price Click here to see cost table
SSG Code CRS-N-0052078


Who should attend?

Executives who wishes to deepen or broaden their skills in media engagement/ communication, with at least a Polytechnic diploma and proficiency in English.


For any enquiries on the course, contact Ms Melody Loh at cnm.exec@nus.edu.sg, or Tel: 6516 7847


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