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COVID-19 and Crime taster lecture

Dr Xavier L'Hoiry, Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy, delivers a taster lecture on how crime has changed during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

From  Jennifer Scott on May 7th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Cameron Baker - Sociological Studies Student Ambassador

BA Sociology graduate Cameron Baker shares his experience as an undergraduate student in the Department of Sociological Studies.

From  Jennifer Scott on May 2nd, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Department of Sociological Studies Module Introductions

Sociological Studies academics give an insight into some of the modules you may expect to study throughout your time with us. Dr Julie Walsh provides an introduction to the level one module,…

From  Jennifer Scott on April 29th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Virtual Applicant Day presentation from Dr Lorna Warren

Dr Lorna Warren introduces you to student life with the Department of Sociological Studies.

From  Jennifer Scott on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Men, Feminism & Gender Relations (SCS2025) - Level 2 Sociological Studies module

Dr Kitty Nichols summarises the Level 2 Sociological Studies module Men, Feminism and Gender Relations (SCS2025) module, explaining the varied content the module includes and the wide range of skills…

From  Jennifer Scott on April 8th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Myra Mufti - Recipient of Allan and Nesta Ferguson scholarship

Myra recieved the Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Masters Scholarshp in September 2018 when she joined us to study MSc International Social Change and Policy.

From  Christina Sommerville on December 4th, 2018 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Wen-Chen Chen- Recipient of CK Wong bursary

Wen-Chen recieved the CK Wong bursary in September 2018 when she joined us to study MSc International Social Change and Policy.

From  Christina Sommerville on December 4th, 2018 0 likes 57 plays 0  

International Social Change: Analaysing Policy Responses

Introduction from module leader Majella Kilkey 2018.

From  Christina Sommerville on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

International social change and social problems

Introduction from module leader Majella Kilkey 2018.

From  Christina Sommerville on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Context, value and skills SCS6061

Introduction from module leader Jadwiga Leigh 2018.

From  Christina Sommerville on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

The Migration Debate in Sub-Saharan Africa

Dr Oliver Bakewell offers a brief insight into the migration debate in Sub-Saharan Africa at the governance level.

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

How easy is it for migrants to integrate in the UK?

Comment from Madeleine Sumption, who is Director of the Migration Observatory at the University of Oxford. The Migration Observatory provides impartial, independent, authoritative, evidence-based…

From  Technology Enhanced Learning on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 25 plays 0  

When policy meets grassroots community resistance; the case of dispersal policy in Glasgow

Dr Teresa Piacentini is Teacher in Sociology at the University of Glasgow. Teresa's research focuses on the broad area of migration studies.

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0  

In conversation with Charles Clarke

Former journalist John Yates speaks to Charles Clarke ahead of his keynote speech at the conference. Charles is questioned on the state of migration in the UK at the moment, and prospects for his…

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 4 plays 0  

An overview of the migration debate in America

Professor Audrey Singer is a senior fellow at The Brookings Institution. She offers a brief overview of the current state of migration in the United States at a policy level.

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Why is migration important to the University?

Abdi-aziz Sulieman came to the UK and to Sheffield as a child as an asylum seeker from Somalia. As President of our Students' Union (2012-2013) he co-founded our #WeAreInternational campaign…

From  batchUser on June 6th, 2017 0 likes 19 plays 0