P R 323 P R 323. Public Communication of Science and Techology. 3 Hours.
Same as Advertising 323. Explores the rapidly growing field of science communication. Examines the intersection of science, media, and society, focusing on media's impact on how people come to understand, perceive, and act relative to scientific issues. Special attention will be directed toward the strategic communication of science and maximizing scientists' engagement with public audiences. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Advertising 323, 378 (Topic: Public Comm of Science/Tech), Public Relations 323, 378 (Topic: Public Comm of Science/Tech).