University of Kent

University of Kent

Science, Communication and Society

The course has been developed by the School of Biosciences, a leading school in teaching, research and science communication, and the School of History, which has a dedicated research centre in the History of the Sciences. It integrates current theory and practice in communicating science with insights from historical and ethical perspectives.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject.

Assessment methods

Assessment is short pieces of writing to longer essays, and from the development and evaluation of science communication activities to mock professional reports and grant applications.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,625 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,460 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office, The Registry
Telephone number: 
01227 827272