Communicating Science Through Exhibits

In this course students communicate science issues and phenomena through exhibits by applying their knowledge of effective communication methods that best promote learning and understanding. Topics include exhibit design and signage writing; analyzing museum and science centre exhibit research; establishing scientifically credible and balanced content; anthropometric issues. Led by Science North professionals, the course provides students with access to the tools and lab space to build a functioning prototype exhibit in a science centre setting. PREREQ: SCOM 5016, 5026, 5036, 5056 (exp, lec/lab 3) cr 3

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