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Academics React to Reality TV

Sociologists Dr Xavier L’Hoiry, Dr Kitty Nichols and Dr Adam Carter explore what reality TV tells us about the world.

From  Jennifer Scott on February 17th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Taster Lecture: Sibling relationships

Dr Katherine Davies, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, offers an introduction to the research of sibling relationships, and explores how the relationships we have, or don't have, with our siblings…

From  Jennifer Scott on February 6th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Brexit and Everyday Family Life

Dr Adam Carter, Research Associate in the Department of Sociological Studies, offers an overview of the research project, Brexit and Everyday Family Life, that he is involved with alongside Dr…

From  Jennifer Scott on February 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

'Undergraduate study to postgraduate study at Sheffield' by Joe Shipman

Joe Shipman realised in his second year of BA Sociology study at the University of Sheffield that he wanted to launch a career in social work. After researching postgraduate courses in the subject,…

From  Jennifer Scott on February 4th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Taster Lecture: Constructing the Perfect Self

Dr Hannah Ditchfield offers a taster lecture on Constructing the Perfect Self, and considers how the identity we offer online may differ from our offline identities.

From  Jennifer Scott on January 12th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Sociology Applicant Day presentation November 2020

If you are interested any of our single honours sociology programmes, watch this Applicant Day presentation from Dr Lorna Warren, who introduces you to the Department of Sociological Studies and the…

From  Jennifer Scott on November 25th, 2020 0 likes 48 plays 0  

'My student experience' by Eliza Southall

BA Sociology graduate Eliza Southall shares her student experience at Sheffield and offers tips for new students.

From  Jennifer Scott on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

BA Digital Media & Society students TikTok compilation

Some of our current BA Digital Media and Society students use TikTok to share the reasons why they love their course and The University of Sheffield.

From  Jennifer Scott on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

MA Sociology at The University of Sheffield

Dr Lucy Mayblin introduces the MA Sociology at The University of Sheffield.

From  Jennifer Scott on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

MA Social Work

Joe Smeeton, Admissions Tutor for Social Work, gives an introduction to the MA Social Work at The University of Sheffield.

From  Jennifer Scott on November 16th, 2020 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Introduction to Whiteness

Dr Jo Britton, Senior Lecturer in Applied Sociology, offers a short introduction into the study of 'whiteness', a popular area of study across our undergraduate degree programmes.

From  Jennifer Scott on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

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 173 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 35 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 67 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 154 plays 0  

Katy Turnbull - BA (Hons) Digital Media and Society student

Katy Turnbull is a second-year student studying a Bachelor's in Digital Media and Society. She tells us why the programme at Sheffield is so meaningful to her.

From  Jennifer Scott on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 47 plays 0