Science Communication degree offered at University of Sheffield will teach you about the latest topics in science and how to communicate these to the media and beyond.
A major part of your studies will be writing for the media. In our newsroom, you’ll learn the principles of clear, compelling and concise storytelling. You’ll also work on a group project to plan, organise and deliver your own science event.
Research in science and journalism informs our teaching. There are lectures, tutorials and seminars. You’ll also do project work, attend masterclasses and go on placements.
You’re assessed on coursework, essays, a portfolio, practical exercises and a dissertation.
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- Developing Communication Skills
- Topical Science
- Ethics and Regulation
- Public Engagement
- Communicating with the Media
- Language and Communication
- Research Methods
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences View 225 other Masters in Communication Sciences in United Kingdom
- You’ll need a 2:1 or equivalent in biology, chemistry, physics, psychology, mathematics, engineering or other science-related subject.
International21100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA10500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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