Science & storytelling 

This module focuses on the art and science of storytelling across a range of cultural forms, formats and methods to explore the crucial considerations to digital storytelling strategies for communicating science. Using examples drawn across a range of formats, you will develop an understanding of narrative techniques and tools to apply to a factual or fictional context.

Lectures and seminars may cover:

  • Storytellers in Science: From Hollywood to The Digital Age
  • Interactive Science Stories and Story Worlds
  • Citizen Journalism and Digital Media
  • From Science Fiction Prototyping to Critical Race Theory and Afrofuturism
  • Marketing and Communications and Science
  • Narrative Ethics as a Science Communication Method