Events in the School of Social Policy

Keep up-to-date with the latest events from across the School of Social Policy. 

Forthcoming events

School of Social Policy: BA Social Work Induction - Day 5

Date
30/09/2015
Location:
Room 714/5 Muirhead Tower
Description
Full day induction (Day 5) for the BA Social Work. This event is compulsory.
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students

Distinguished lecture: Zygmunt Bauman

Date
19/10/2015
Location:
G15 - Muirhead Lecture Theatre
Description
The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) and College of Social Sciences (CoSS) at the University of Birmingham are delighted to announce the distinguished lecture by Professor Zygmunt Bauman on 'Online and offline traps of multiculturality on a diasporized planet'.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

ESRC Seminar Series: Ethical Leadership

Date
23/10/2015
Location:
Park House, Southfield Room
Description
This seminar will examine the quest for integrated wisdom for health and education professionals attending university PG programmes and the impact of eroding time in schools for young people to consider values and virtues.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops

What is Britishness?

Date
10/11/2015
Description
During this event, we will encourage the audience to engage in conversation about what Britishness and British values are seen to be in the diverse setting of contemporary Birmingham.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences

Key Concepts Roundtable Series: Race and superdiversity: What are the links?

Date
11/11/2015
Description
The third roundtable in IRiS Key Concepts Series will bring together leading thinkers in this field to start a conversation about the implications of, and inter-relationships between, superdiversity and race from a critical perspective.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops

The Power of Patient Experience: using the stories and experiences of patients to plan how to reduce avoidable emergency admissions to hospital for older people

Date
11/11/2015
Location:
Ikon Gallery 1 Oozells Square Brindley Place B1 2HS
Description
This ESRC Festival of Social Science Event examines research conducted with older people and their families, which explores their experience of emergency admission and uses their expertise to develop new approaches to this issue.
Categories:
Lectures Talks and Workshops, Social Sciences
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