Taught course

Science Communication

Imperial College London · Department of Humanities

Entry requirements

2:1 in a scientific or science-related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Develop an informed, critical and creative approach to communicating science to professional media standards on this Master's course.
You'll study a combination of academic and practical modules in order to prepare you for a range of careers in science communication.
This course will further your critical understanding of communicating scientific ideas to the public.
You'll also advance your technical and conceptual skills by working in a range of media, and gain direct industry experience on a work placement or internship.
A significant component of the course will be an academic dissertation, where you'll apply your knowledge from the course to an element of investigative work.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Liam Watson
+44 (0) 20 7594 8753