119.155 Communication in the Sciences (15 credits)

A paper 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 paper, presenting information to an audience through a structured seminar, accurate integration of secondary source material (primary, secondary and tertiary literature), team analysis and appropriate scientific style (clarity, concision, correctness, and narrative technique).

Requirements Requirements help

  • Restriction(s): 119.177, 139.107, 139.177, 140.125, 140.150, 140.151, 230.100, 228.111, 141.111, 246.102

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
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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