Introduction to Citizen Science

Created Oct. 26, 2021, 12:21 a.m.
Updated Nov. 23, 2021, 4:38 p.m.

This free course for citizen science practitioners and researchers provides you with a basic introduction to citizen science and requires no prior knowledge of the subject.

The course will help you:

  1. define citizen science,
  2. understand the history and significance of citizen science and how it has evolved into the modern-day practice we see today,
  3. understand the different typologies that have been created to explain the varying levels of public participation in citizen science.

By the end of this course you will better understand the key characteristics of citizen science.

Publish information

Authors UCL;
PublisherEU-Citizen Science
Year of publication: 2021

Links with projects and/or organisations

Training information

Time required: 1.5 hours
Conditions of access: You must register on the EU-Citizen Science Moodle Platform
Language
English
Keywords
Introduction Characteristics Citizen Science
Theme
Introduction To Cs
Category
Interactive Resource (Website)
Audience
All Audiences
Education level
Beginner
Learning Resource Type
Mooc
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