School of Social Sciences

  • Upcoming Events

    • 30Jun
      Undergraduate Open Day

      Undergraduate Open Day

      A university-wide open day for prospective undergraduate students, for 2019 entry.

    • 13Jun
      Postgraduate open evening

      Postgraduate open evening

      Graduate Your Career - A postgraduate qualification can help you to develop your career, deepen your learning, pursue a passion, or build the knowledge and skills to get you back into the workplace. Find out more about the postgraduate and professional development opportunities we offer at our open evening.

    • 08Jun
      MA International Relations and MA International Security Open Morning

      MA International Relations and MA International Security Open Morning

      Explore MA International Relations and MA International Security.

    • 31May
      GSA Conference 2018

      GSA Conference 2018

      Themes covered will include migration and borders, the challenges of the anthropocene, human rights, globalisation and cultural change, and more!

    • 30May
      Emotions across the disciplines

      Emotions across the disciplines

      Emotions, Museums and Memory

    • 26May
      Food writing: Enhancing the human condition

      Food writing: Enhancing the human condition

      Panel discussion and Q&A. In this session acclaimed writers Claudia Roden, Bee Wilson and Jeremy Lee will explore the power of food literature to enhance our lives. Whether through cookery writing that reveals the nature of cultural heritage, works of food history that highlight changing social conditions, or campaigning journalism that tackles corruption in the food industry.

    • 26May
      Routes into Research: the humanities and social sciences

      Routes into Research: the humanities and social sciences

      Leading academics, at the forefront of their disciplines, will talk about what inspired them to become researchers in the humanities and social sciences

    • 26May
      Mum

      Mum's the Word

      An award-winning production by playwrite Sue Bevan inspired by Professor Tina Miller’s book 'Making Sense of Motherhood'

    • 26May
      Stimulate your Senses: Five Senses Tour

      Stimulate your Senses: Five Senses Tour

      Think art is just about looking? Think again! Join this session to find out how hearing, taste, smell and touch are activated in our encounters with painting and sculpture

    • 25May
      Stanza and Stand Up: the Comedy vs. Poetry Slam

      Stanza and Stand Up: the Comedy vs. Poetry Slam

      This poetry vs comedy event is hosted by Alex Farrow, stand-up comedian, philosophy teacher and resident MC at Jericho Comedy Oxford and by Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre. Come, laugh, be inspired, and remember - you decide who wins!