Project Description

ClimateComms.now

What is the role of communication in solving the climate crisis? ClimateComms.now dives into the importance and challenges of communicating about climate change, and covers the factors of effective climate communication.

Course learning goals:

  • to identify the different forms of communication related to climate change
  • to understand and critically analyze factors that are characteristic to climate communication and make it important yet challenging
  • to learn about issues that affect the messengers and recipients of climate change messages
  • the keys to effective climate communication

Course level: Bachelor

Pre-requisities: Climate.now or basic knowledge about climate change Scope: 2 ECTS

Available languages: FIN & ENG (coming in spring 2021)

Authors: University of Oulu and University of Helsinki.

Where to study: University of Oulu (course code 766382A, also via Open University)

Link to learning material: *coming in spring 2021*