Academic Structures

Programme Academic Structure for 2017 - 2018, M.Sc. in Science Communication

This information is provisional & subject to change.

Full-time Programme Structure

Year 1 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
CM5001Science in Media: Representation and Practice10Semester 201001
CM515Theories of Communication10Semester 201001
CM535Philosophy, Ethics and Responsible Innovation10Semester 201001
CM538MSC Project/Dissertation25Autumn Semester01002
CM5630Social Media, Journalism and Democracy10Semester 101001
CM570Research Methods10Semester 101001
CM582Science & Society10Semester 101001
CM588INTRA Work Placement: MSC5Autumn Semester01002

Year 1 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
UM405Uaneen Non-Contributing Module10Year long01001

Part-time Programme Structure

Year 1 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %
CM5001Science in Media: Representation and Practice10Semester 20100
CM515Theories of Communication10Semester 20100
CM5630Social Media, Journalism and Democracy10Semester 10100
CM582Science & Society10Semester 10100

Year 2 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %
CM535APhilosophy, Ethics and Responsible Innovation10Semester 20100
CM5360AMedia Audiences and Consumption5Semester 20100
CM538AMSC Project/Dissertation25Autumn Semester0100
CM570AResearch Methods10Semester 10100
CM588AINTRA Work Placement: MSC5Autumn Semester0100

Year 2 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %
UM405Uaneen Non-Contributing Module10Year long0100