COMM 639: Science Communication
COMM 639-001: Science Communication
04:30 PM to 07:10 PM T
West Building 1007
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Course Information from the University Catalog
Reviews research on best practices in science communication for scientists and communication professionals. Explores theory on conceptualizing science communication as disseminating knowledge, promoting informed decision making, involving citizens in scientific research (i.e., citizen science), promoting legislative and individual actions, or creating entertainment. Students practice communicating complex science and designing contexts for public engagement with scientific research. May not be repeated for credit.
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