Originality of your argument and ideas
Relatability of your idea or topic with today’s issues
Linking your argument to Islamic thought and beliefs:
- Is religious content integrated and utilized appropriately?
- Is the topic connected to religious principles and positions?
Organization of your ideas and thoughts:
- Easy to follow
- Talk is clear and presents arguments well and effectively
- Introduction and conclusion are clear
Presentation and speaking skills:
- Proper eye contact with the audience
- Appropriate body language, voice and poise
- Talk is paced well and presented in under 12 minutes
- Presentation slides are organized, formatted well and used effectively
Ability to engage the audience without reading from a script or slide deck
Sources are accurately cited and there is authenticity in the resources used.
- Some websites for Islamic resources include www.Al-Islam.org and www.Duas.org