This unit introduces students to scientific communication in varying contexts while highlighting the need to use evidence-based information from best practice research. The many styles and technologies used in contemporary science communication will be explored, with investigation of concepts embedded in a framework of responsible reporting behaviour.
|Unit name||Effective Communication in Science|
|Faculty/School||College of Health and Medicine
Tasmanian School of Medicine
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|3||2020: $1,394.00||2020: $2,354.00||019901|
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1 x 2-hour workshop weekly.
Seminar attendance log (pass/fail); Journal article critique - 1500-word written essay (25%) and seminar presentation 15 min (25%); Podcast (20%); Media research project - 2000-word essay (30%).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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