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Science Communication

The Science Communication program is aimed at researchers from all disciplines who wish to develop their communication skills and engage with communication structures in parallel with their scientific work.

  • Practice dealing with various media
  • Become more familiar with the working methods of journalists
  • Develop communication strategies adapted to various target groups
  • Practice communicating complex topics in an understandable way
  • Reflect on the sensible use of social media
  • Learn what to watch out for in media law

Professional development program

The "Science Communication" program comprises six thematic workshops, an excursion, and a final meeting. It concludes with a certificate.


Scope8.5 event days in the form of 6 half-day to two-day German-language workshops (usually 09:30 - 17:00), an excursion and a half-day final meeting
Target audiencePostdocs, lecturers, junior professors and PhD candidates in their final phase from all disciplines of universities and non-university research institutions in the state of Brandenburg
MethodsMedia training, workshops with input lectures, practical exercises, case studies, group work, role plays, collegial consulting, short presentations, creative techniques, discussion, regular evaluation of workshops, creation and presentation of a concept sketch or communication project