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Dissertation Survival Guide: Posters and presentations

Guidance on how to complete your Dissertation/Final Year Project and make the most of Library and IT Services and Resources

Posters and presentations

On some courses, you may be asked to create a poster or presentation to present part of your dissertation or project.

Use the resources below to help you put together a high-quality poster, and present in a confident and professional way.

Always check your Brightspace module, and assignment brief, for any specific guidance you need to follow on the layout and format of your poster or presentation.


Nervous about giving a presentation? Use the links below to help you practice and deliver in a confident, professional way.


Some courses may require you to produce a poster showing part of your research findings. Or, you may wish to present your work at an academic conference. See the links below for advice on presenting your work with a poster.