STS 2851 Communication, Environment, Science, and Health
Environmental problems, public health issues, scientific research-in each of these areas, communication plays a fundamental role. From the media to individual conversations, from technical journals to textbooks, from lab notes to the web, communication helps define scientifically based social issues and research findings. This course examines the institutional and intellectual contexts, processes, and practical constraints on communication in the sciences.
Outcome 1: Students will be able to identify the role and opportunities of communication in science, environment, and health.
Outcome 2: Students will be able to recognize the institutional and practical constraints on communication in science, environment, and health.
Outcome 3: Students will be able to compare and contrast science, environmental, and health communication theories to general communication, science and technology studies, sociology, and psychology.
Outcome 4: Students will be able to demonstrate application of communication theories.
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Summer 2023: Online course
|Section ID:||STS 2851 001-LEC|
|Session:||Summer 3-week 2|
|Class dates:||June 20-July 7, 2023|
|Final exam/project due:||Friday July 07, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM / Online (see Final exams)|
|Time / room:||M-F 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM / Online|
|Mode of instruction:||Online (async+sync)|
|Instructor:||Bera, S. (sb928)|
|Notes:||This class consists of synchronous lectures at the time listed, and a significant amount of asynchronous work outside of these times.|
|Related:||Cross-listed with COMM 2850 001-LEC|
|To enroll:||Enrollment for this class is closed.
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