Hoorcollege op de Radboud Universiteit
Hoorcollege op de Radboud Universiteit

Storytelling for lecturers - tailor-made course

Storytelling is the art of telling stories. It's not just about sprinkling facts in the classroom: it's about creating an emotional connection with your students. This is how they really learn. Stories can clarify complex topics and improve engagement. Facts support your story so that it really reaches your target audience. 

This course provides lecturers with the skills to present their teaching and ideas more effectively through storytelling. It focuses on clear communication, improving engagement and inspiring students. 


    Possible content of the course

    We will discuss your needs during the intake. Depending on the learning goals set, the following topics are covered in the course:

    • The definition of storytelling and its importance within education
    • Examples of effective storytelling in the classroom
    • How stories can evoke emotions and inspire
    • The core components of a story: characters, conflict, climax
    • Finding and creating suspense arcs in stories
    • How to integrate facts and figures into a story
    • Which images and infographics can support stories
    • Story-building techniques
    • Using personal anecdotes and experiences to increase authenticity

    After completing this course, you will be able to: 

    • Create compelling stories
    • Clarify complex topics and make them accessible
    • Connect with your audience on an emotional level
    • Give dynamic and compelling presentations

    Tailor-made course

    You can take our tailor-made courses on your own or as a team. Depending on your wishes, we offer the course at our location or in-company. In some cases, part of the course can also take place online. 

    We discuss which approach and content would best suit you or your team during an intake meeting. The costs depend on your specific wishes. You will always receive a tailor-made quote. An internal rate applies to Radboud University and Radboudumc employees.


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    Contact information

    Do you have a question? Feel free to contact us. We are happy to help you out.

    Contact us

    024 - 361 61 66 
    maatwerk [at] into.ru.nl (maatwerk[at]into[dot]ru[dot]nl)