Animal Biology

Science Communication


Further information



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Science communication helps you develop skills to communicate science and technology, and engage with business, industry and the community.

  • Science communication can combine your talents with your love of science to open new doors.
  • Develop your portfolio with articles, podcasts, posters, websites, digital movies, exhibits, scripts, consultancy reports and other communication resources.

Desirable skills

Our science communication program offers undergraduate and postgraduate coursework and research leading to science communication degrees. Graduates work in:

  • science centres
  • environmental education
  • schools
  • industry
  • non-government organisations
  • media
  • research organisations
  • government agencies
  • hospitals.

Some of the units in science communication are available to undergraduate and postgraduate students as electives.

Good communication skills are highly desired by all employers.