Institute of Applied Social Studies (IASS)

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The Institute of Applied Social Studies, which is based within the School of Social Policy, has developed a reputation for delivering high quality teaching and learning which enables students to develop into reflective and research-informed professionals.

Time to rethink integration
Description
Over 70 International scholars and practitioners met at the University of Birmingham on 2nd July for the IRiS SAST conference 'Rethinking integration'.
Date:
Monday 6th July 2015
Networking Event Sparks Ideas for new Collaborations
Description
The Housing and Communities Research Group held a successful first ideas and networking lunch on 9th June. The report from the event will outline how actions identified in the three workshops can be taken forward in the new work programme.
Date:
Thursday 18th June 2015
How language differences are bridged in public-space social interactions
Description
Susanne Wessendorf explains how language differences are skilfully bridged in public-space social interactions, for example at markets or in shops
Date:
Wednesday 17th June 2015