More science communication Terms
Here are some more terms you may come across in science communication roles, suggested by the BIG community of BIG-Chat. Some of these are fairly specialised so if you are able to provide some missing "sector-related" definitions or can suggest some new additions, please contact us.
Affective Relating to moods, feelings and attitudes
Coordinator (Science, Maths etc)
Front of House
HEAT: Higher Education Access Tracker A monitoring and evaluation service subscribed to by some Higher Education Institutions to keep track of outreach interactions with students to see if they progress to Higher Education.
Major, minor Used when there are two or more presenters to describe who is in a major/minor role with regard to the audience at any one point.
Passionate purposes/intentions How do we want our audience to feel at each point?
PMLD Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties
ROI Return on investment
SEND Special Educational Needs and Difficulties