Taught course

Science Communication

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Humanities
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Candidates normally require a good Honours degree in a scientific or science-related subject from a UK or equivalent overseas university or college of higher education.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course prepares students for a wide range of professional science communication careers in print, broadcast and new media journalism, science policy, public relations, and exhibition and design work.

Through both academic and practical courses we encourage you to develop your creative and imaginative abilities, and to produce ideas and undertake work that will communicate science, technology and medicine in fresh and more effective ways.

The course develops skills in technical practice in several communication areas through a programme of practical options.

Fees and funding

UK students
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For more information on the Postgraduate Master's Loan scheme and other funding opportunities that are available, please visit our Fees and Funding website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations20
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Creative work30
Dissertation25 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Mr Liam Watson
Email
liam.watson@imperial.ac.uk