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Welcome to the School of Sociology and Social Policy

A welcome talk by our Head of School and introduction to the key staff who lead on teaching, assessment and student experience.

From  Tarine Felix on September 8th, 2020 0 likes 424 plays 0  

Ben Mathers_MA Research Methods

In this interview Ben tells us about his experience in doing the MA in Social Research Methods. He explains how the master was essential for him in order to be prepared for doing a PhD.

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Zhanar Gabdullina, MA Public Policy

Zhanar tells us about her experience in doing the MA in Public Policy. She also talks about her experience as an international student. She highlights how extremely supportive the lecturers were…

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 430 plays 0  

Nicole Ocansey, BA Sociology

In this interview Nicole talks about her decision to study a BA in Sociology. She tells us how she had enjoyed the experience so far. She also talks about her role as the President of the Sociology…

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 488 plays 0  

Eleanor Hanlon, BA Criminology & Social Policy

In this interview Eleanor talks about her decision of doing the new BA in Criminology & Social Policy. She tells us how happy she was when she found out that the School was offering this new…

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 531 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Evaluation

Professor Bruce Stafford, Head of School and Professor of Public Policy, talks about evaluation in the latest of our A-Z video series.

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 15 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Social Security

Professor Bruce Stafford, Head of School and Professor of Public Policy, talks about social security in the latest of our school A-Z videos.

From  Tracey George on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 9 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Community Engagement Module

Current student Khristina Kazerani talks about her experiences of taking the Community Engagement Module.

From  Tracey George on November 6th, 2014 0 likes 72 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Forced Marriage

Rachael Clawson, from the Central for Social Work in the School of Sociology and Social Policy, talks about forced marriage.

From  Tracey George on November 6th, 2014 0 likes 31 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Public Policy

Dr Barbara Allen, Lecturer in public policy talks about Public Policy and the study of public policy in our A-Z of the School of Sociology and Social Policy series.

From  Tracey George on November 6th, 2014 0 likes 44 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: The Media

Dr Nick Stevenson talks about the media.

From  Tracey George on October 9th, 2014 0 likes 90 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Climate Change

Dr Warren Pearce, Research Fellow, talks about climate change.

From  Tracey George on October 9th, 2014 0 likes 17 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Celebrity

Dr Nick Stevenson talks about celebrity.

From  Tracey George on October 9th, 2014 0 likes 22 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Social Order

Professor Ian Shaw talks about social order.

From  Tracey George on October 9th, 2014 0 likes 71 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: The Commons

Dr Nick Stevenson, Reader in Sociology, talks about 'The Commons' - or things that we share.

From  Tracey George on October 9th, 2014 0 likes 23 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Nationalism

Dr Christian Karner, Associate Professor of Sociology, talks about nationalism, and the links between globalisation and neo-nationalism which have recently emerged.

From  Tracey George on March 31st, 2014 0 likes 76 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Ethnicity

Dr Christian Karner, Associate Professor of Sociology, talks about the standard sociological definition of ethnicity and the four key questions which arise from that definition.

From  Tracey George on March 26th, 2014 0 likes 49 plays 0  

A to Z of Sociology: Family History

Dr Anne-Marie Kramer, Lecturer in the School of Sociology and Social Policy, talks about why she is interested in studying family history.

From  Tracey George on March 14th, 2014 0 likes 95 plays 0