Taught course

Applied Science Communication

UWE Bristol · Department of Applied Sciences

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Entry requirements

Please see course details for more information.

Months of entry


Course content

UWE Bristol's PGDip in Applied Science Communication will provide you with an applied introduction to this rapidly evolving field by an internationally renowned team.

This unique course is entirely online, allowing you to fit your studies around your existing commitments, wherever you are in the world. Whether you're a recent graduate or already working in the field, you'll develop your skills in science communication and learn about cutting-edge research techniques under the guidance of science communication experts at UWE Bristol.

Our passionate teaching staff are active in the field of science communication, so your teaching will be inspired by the latest industry thinking. You'll work with our internationally-renowned Science Communication Unit. As leaders in science communication research and practice, its dedicated team will provide you with valuable expertise, resources and contacts.

We'll use a diverse range of content to help develop your communication skills, with a particular focus on digital and face to face communication settings. You'll gain a comprehensive understanding of contemporary science communication formats, including science writing, festivals, museums, and community engagement.

We'll support you to design and carry out a research project that is relevant to your own personal interest or professional experiences.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Two years online course.

Course contact details

+44 (0)117 32 83333