Preparing for your Oral Defense doesn’t have to be so scary. This course removes the fear and mystery out of successfully presenting your Oral Defense. You will learn the three-step plan for preparing for an Oral Defense and the information needed on each slide. You will also learn how to manage your anxiety and prepare for the dreaded Q/A session at the end of your Big Talk. With the strategies learned in this course you CAN and WILL successfully present your Oral Defense. This course contains engaging video lectures and student activities all aimed at making sure that you practice the skills taught in this course. As this course is designed for the serious graduate student ready to present their Oral Defense, a completed Thesis or Dissertation is a prerequisite.