247.155 Communication in the Sciences (15 credits)

A course designed to introduce science students to the communication skills required for a science-related career. Students will learn how knowledge is made in science, how science documents are developed to communicate to a target audience, and how to work within a team in a science-related context. Students will develop skills in information literacy, rhetorical analysis, report writing, developing a position course, presenting information to an audience through a structured seminar, accurate integration of secondary source material (primary, secondary and tertiary literature), data collection and presentation, team analysis and appropriate scientific style (clarity, concision, correctness, and narrative technique).

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Year Semester Mode Location
2017 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2017 Semester one full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2017 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2017 Semester Two full semester Distance
2017 Summer School Distance
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester one full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2018 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester Two full semester Distance

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