Effective Environmental Communication

Course Numbers: CZMT - 0100 and MAMC - 4100

Professionals in a wide range of disciplines need to be able to effectively and credibly communicate science and environmental issues in terms that can be clearly understood. This course will cover the spectrum of media available for communicating environmental and science information together with writing and speaking skills for media and other communication channels.

Learning Objectives

Students will:

Textbook:

Jacobson, SK. 2009. Communication Skills for Conservation Professionals 2 nd ed. Island Press. ISBN: 978-1597263900

Cox, R. 2012. Environmental Communication and the Public Sphere 3rd ed. SAGE Publications. ISBN: 978-1412992091