Advanced Training as Communications Manager in Science Organisations




Science communication is more than science journalism – it is a strategic management task. Until now there has been no appropriate training in this field. Together with the first German Chair for Science Communication at Rhine-Waal University in Cleves, inscico has developed a training programme for communicators at universities and research institutions. It consists of seven compulsory and three elective modules, which can be booked as a package or separately.


Compulsory Modules

P1: Planning, Evaluation, Controlling of Communication Measures

P2: Public Relations

P3: Event planning and Implemetation

P4: Internal Communication

P5: Design Appealing Webpages

P6: Legal Aspects of PR

P7: Social Media and Open Science


Elective modules

W1: Design and Presenting

W2: Writing of Press Releases

W3: Placing Executives

W4: Successful Research Proposals

W5: Stakeholder Dialogue and Debating 2.0

W6: Communication and Internationalisation

W7: Radio- and TV-Training

W8: Pictures and Videos

W9: Risk Communication

W10: Science and Science Journalism

W11: Writing Speeches

W12: The Business/Annual Report



Advanced training as a science communicator 2990,00€

7 compulsory plus 3 elective modules as one day workshops with follow-up webinar sessions

Additional elective modules for a reduced fee of 299,00€

Price per module (without booking the package) 399,00€

(All prices excluding VAT)

Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion





With a sufficient number of registrations other venues and in-house training are possible.







inscico is a private research and consulting institution for science and innovation communication, situated in Cleves, Germany. inscico pools insights and methods from interdisciplinary science and utilises these in commissioned research, consultancy services, evaluation and further training for companies and research institutions.

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