Create a PowerPoint presentation (15 slides)
that summarizes or provides an overview of the information in your assigned case study. Focus
on making the presentation interesting to your audience—do not get too detailed.
The content of the presentation must include the following points:
A summary of the case study –what happened?
Give a brief overview of the company – Who are they? What are the main products?
Prepare a five year analysis of either their total revenue, net income or earnings per share
based on the information filed with the SEC. (This information must be in the form of
graphs and charts)
What does the company’s current and future business prospects look like?
Important Procedures and Expectations for All Students:
1. Create an agenda slide that follows your first slide—the title slide.
2. At the beginning of the presentation you must provide the audience with a brief formal
introduction of yourself and any helpful information concerning your personal background.
3. All slides should be numbered
4. Your presentation should be a min of 5 minutes and a max of 10 minutes in length and you
should be ready to respond to two questions from your audience.
PROJECT COMPETENCIES: Critical Thinking, Oral Communication, Technological
Expertise, and Positive Work Ethic.
Critical Thinking: Each student will determine through critical thought the appropriate mix of
techniques to use in preparing a visually creative and appealing presentation.
Oral Communication: Each student will orally present his/her work. Plan a minimum of five
minutes for each presentation
Technical Expertise: The presentation will demonstrate the level of technological expertise
achieved in using PowerPoint software
Positive Work Ethic: Student displays ability to work in groups, displays a positive attitude
Information Literacy: Student will use knowledge of research techniques to support information
needs for the presentation.
References:: Minimum of three (3) references
Each presentation has to contain 12 slides not including the Title Slide and the Agenda slide.
with the following layouts and enhancements. Except for the title slid and agenda, these slides
need not be in any particular order:
1 Title slide (first slide)
2 Agenda (second slide)
3 Bulleted List
4 Object (Bar Chart/Graph)
5 Object over text (or text over object)
6 Organizational Chart/Diagram
7 Table (enhanced)
8 Text and Clip Art (Graphic)
9 Two Column Text
10 Two Objects and Text
11 Add Photo as Slide Background
12 Source Text Boxes – 3D effect
13 Pie Chart (Exploding with Leader Lines)
Each presentation has to incorporate the following techniques:
Apply Design template (or Custom Background)
Insert page numbers on all slides ( except the Title Slide)
Insert Page numbers on Handout Notes
Insert a Hyperlink to a document of your choice in relation to the topic of your presentation (do
not link to the Internet)
Apply slide transition.
Apply custom animation, animations schemes to text, objects and clipart, graphics.
Dimming Effect to text on at least two slides
Limited sound effects
Citation of sources on the slide (minimum three sources)
Seven by Seven (7X7) rule must apply. (Each slide should have a max of 7 lines, and each line
should have a max of 7 words.
Each presentation must have a hard copy of speaker notes which correspond to the delivery of
the presentation. On the speaker notes indicate the layout, enhancement and technique being
used and the number of the slide.