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Science Communication Online Courses

Science Communication: Connecting people and creating events

Science communication: connecting people and creating 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 15th Jan 2018 until 25 March 2018.  

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 23rd April 2018 until 1st July 2018.

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)

23rd April 2018 until 1st July 2018
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)
23rd April 2018 until 1st July 2018
Full Course Fee
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Science Communication: Connecting people and creating events - concessionary fee

£600.00

Description

Science Communication: Connecting people and creating events (online only)
15th January 2018 until 25th March 2018
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: Connecting people and creating events- Full course fee

£750.00

Description

Science Communication: Connecting people and creating events (online only)
15th January 2018 until 25th March 2018
Full Course Fee
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Sci Comm: Connecting people & creating events AND Online & media writing - Concessionary fees

£1080.00

Description

Science Communication: Connecting people and creating events AND Online and media writing (online only)

15th January 2018 until 25th March 2018
and
23rd April 2018 until 1st July 2018

Concessionary fees
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Sci Comm: Connecting people & creating events AND Online and media writing - Full course fees

£1350.00

Description

Science Communication: Connecting people & creating events AND Online & media writing (online only)

15th January 2018 until 25th March 2018
and
23rd April 2018 until 1 July 2018

Full Course Fees
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