Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Research-led teaching that will challenge you academically and equip you for your career.
Watch this short film to find out more about the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology, and what makes us distinctive.
Our critical research is concerned with a variety of topics ranging across crime and social harm, contemporary political arrangements and their implications, and the production and consumption of culture. Read more about our research and its impact.
Interchange is a registered charity (Charity No:1038129) based in the Department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology that provides students with the opportunity to work with Voluntary and Community Organisations on research and work-based learning projects. Read more about the work Interchange do.
Join us studying within a department at the forefront of pursuing research-based knowledge supporting social justice. You will be taught by world-leading experts within various fields and your independent research project will be closely supervised by a leading scholar in their area.
Our Eleanor Rathbone Social Justice Public Lectures are a long-standing annual public lecture series hosted by the Department, and presented by leading figures who have made distinctive contributions to the advancement of social justice.
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