Wavelength Blog Contributor

Wavelength Blog Contributor

Wavelength is the UNSW Science e-newsletter and student blog, engaging students about what is happening in Science. Contributors prepare blog posts which are published on the UNSW Science website, promoted through the fortnightly e-newsletter and on Science social media channels. Students gain exposure to science journalism and communications.

Responsibilities

Participating students prepare and contribute engaging and relevant content for the UNSW Science Student Blog.

How to get involved

If this opportunity is of interest, express your interest via email.

Positions

Wavelength Science Blog Contributor

Training

Training provided includes 1 hour training on using Wordpress, along with ongoing monitoring and support. Students are also provided with ongoing feedback and support in relation to posts.

Duration

Students will be expected to contribute a minimum of 5 posts as monitored by the Science Student Centre Manager and/or Science Communications Officer. Total duration is 5 blog posts @ 4 hrs/post = 20 hours minimum. 


Accreditation

Availability of activity

All year round

Type of activity

Publications & media

Provider of activity

UNSW Science

Interest area

Marketing, media & communications, Writing & editing

Skills required and/or developed

Interpersonal & communication, IT & web skills, Marketing & PR, Organisational & time management, Writing & editing


Contacts and more information

Provider

UNSW Science

Contact

Carolyn Etter, Science Student Centre Manager

Email

wavelength@unsw.edu.au 

Visit

https://unswwavelength.com/ 

For more information about co-curricular activities see UNSW Advantage.