Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

NSCI 520 001 (CRN: 22015)

PUBLIC SCIENCE COMM SEMINAR

Long Title: PUBLIC SCIENCE COMMUNICATION SEMINAR
Department: Natural Sciences Division
Instructors:
Solomon, Scott E.
Kapcha, Lauren H.
Meeting: 4:00PM - 4:50PM M KWG 100 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 1
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisites: BIOC 201 OR CHEM 111 OR CHEM 121 OR CHEM 151 OR PHYS 101 OR PHYS 111 OR PHYS 125
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 6
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 49
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 24
Enrollment data as of: 28-OCT-2021 4:06PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Scientists are increasingly expected to communicate with the public. In this course, students learn from people who regularly communicate about science with general audiences in order to gain an appreciation for the various types of public science communication, its importance to society, and techniques used in effective public science communication. Cross-list: NSCI 320. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for NSCI 520 if student has credit for ENGI 510/NSCI 320. Repeatable for Credit.