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Science Communication Online Courses

Science Communication: People, Projects, Events

Science communication: people, projects, events is a short online course created to offer professional development for people new to science communication who want to develop their skills and knowledge in science communication practice.

The course draws on the expertise of the team that delivers UWE's popular and practical Science Communication postgraduate programmes and covers a range of topics including: the historical and social contexts of science communication, understanding audiences, project planning, project management, designing face-to-face activities, facilitation skills, presentation skills, working with the media and evaluation.

The ten-week course (including 2 private study weeks) will run from 23rd Jan 2017 until 2nd April 2017.  

Science Communication: Online and Media Writing

This course will equip participants with the skills they need to write about science and communicate clearly with non-scientists. From identifying a story in a piece of research to shaping the material into engaging text, this course will offer a comprehensive insight into science writing. The course should appeal to current and future science communicators and science writers who wish to hone their skills, as well as scientists who wish to convey their research to non-specialists. The skills taught here will be applicable to all forms of popular science writing, but there is a particular emphasis on online writing.

The course draws on the expertise of the team that delivers UWE’s popular and practical Science Communication postgraduate programmes and covers a range of topics including: introduction to science writing and guiding principles, spotting a good story, story structure, making your science writing clear and engaging, writing for different audiences, writing about statistics and risk, getting your writing noticed online, effective use of social media, writing an effective press release, tips on writing about different fields of science.

The ten-week course (including 2 private study weeks) will run from 24th April 2017 until 2nd July 2017.

For further information please see our website. 

 

Science Communication Online Courses

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Science Communication: Online and media writing - concessionary fee

£600.00

Description

Science Communication: Online and media writing(online only)

24th April 2017 until 2nd July 2017
Concessionary fee

A concessionary rate of £600 is applicable for students, the unemployed or those whose salary is less than £15,000 per annum. To qualify for the concessionary rate you must provide some evidence of your eligibility. Please e-mail this evidence to science.communication@uwe.ac.uk.
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Science Communication: Online and media writing - Full course fee

£750.00

Description

Science Communication: Online and media writing (online only)
24th April 2017 until 2nd July 2017
Full Course Fee
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Science Communication: People, projects, events - concessionary fee

£600.00

Description

Science Communication: People, projects, events (online only)
23rd January 2017 until 2nd April 2017
Concessionary fee

A concessionary rate of £600 is applicable for students, the unemployed or those whose salary is less than £15,000 per annum. To qualify for the concessionary rate you must provide some evidence of your eligibility. Please e-mail this evidence to science.communication@uwe.ac.uk.
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Science Communication: People, projects, events - Full course fee

£750.00

Description

Science Communication: People, projects, events (online only)
23rd January 2017 until 2nd April 2017
Full Course Fee
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Science Communication: People, projects, events AND Online and media writing - Concessionary fees

£1080.00

Description

Science Communication: People, projects, events AND Online and media writing (online only)

23rd January 2017 until 2nd April 2017
and
24th April 2017 until 2nd July 2017

Concessionary fees
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Science Communication: People, projects, events AND Online and media writing - Full course fees

£1350.00

Description

Science Communication: People, projects, events AND Online and media writing (online only)

23rd January 2017 until 2 April 2017
and
24th April 2017 until 2nd July 2017

Full Course Fees
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