Bespoke Training from the Public Engagement Unit
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Science Writing Course
Come and discover how to successfully find and pitch news and feature articles, as well how to land a literary agent and write a proposal for books aimed at children and adults. Early bird discount deadline: 23 August.
Public Engagement for data science and AI research
This online introductory training course aims to give data science and AI researchers the confidence to engage with diverse public groups. September 2023
Association for Science and Discovery Centres (ASDC) Conference
Exploring the who, what, where, when and why of science engagement at W5 Science and Discovery Centre in Belfast. 28 and 29 September.
Science Communication and Poetry Training Course
This is a unique opportunity to explore the art of science communication, not through charts and graphs, but through the captivating medium of poetry. This online course is designed to help you, whether a scientist, poet, or simply curious mind, delve into the world of scientific poetry, unravelling its potential and discovering its immense power in illuminating complex scientific concepts. October 2023.
UWE Science Communication Masterclass
The Masterclass is a four-day course providing professional development in science communication, drawing on the expertise of the team that delivers UWE Bristol's internationally-renowned MSc in Science Communication and invited experts. The course takes place from the 13-16 November.
Institute of Physics Communicators Conference
The IoP Communicators Conference is an opportunity for science communicators of all stripes and experience across industry, academia, and more to gather. The event will feature networking opportunities, skills workshops, and talks to share knowledge. The conference takes place on the 16 November 2023.
Science Filmmaking Course
Taught by an ex-BBC science documentary filmmaker, these courses give you the skills to make and promote engaging films about research. Courses include a Three-day in-person Science Filmmaking course at Folly Farm near Bristol from 20-22 November.
Science camp training course for environmental researchers
Science Camps offer early-career environmental researcher the opportunity to learn about and explore the role of community engagement in environmental research. 11-15 September 2023.