Science, Media and Communication
This course offers knowledge and expertise relating to the organisation and funding of scientific research, the reporting of scientific innovation and controversy, and the role of citizens, experts and the media in decision making. Students also receive practical, hands-on training in presenting science via news media or directly to audiences ranging from school children to the general public.
Applicants should have a good 1st degree or a recognised equivalent qualification. Non-graduates will be considered if they can demonstrate, through some recent and relevant professional experience, that they have the ability to undertake the course. students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum 5.5 in each component).
Modules include: Research design; science technology and society; science in the media; visitor studies and reporting science;
Assessment methods include a 20000 word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,850 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
Masters Programmes Office, School of Social Sciences
029 2087 4294