School of Social Policy

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"Philosophers have sought to understand the world; the point, however, is to change it." (Karl Marx)
 

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Latest news

'Step up' to study social work at Birmingham

Description
The School of Social Policy is pleased to announce that they have won the opportunity to provide the 'Step Up' social work qualification programme, for a consortium of West Midlands Local Authorities.
Date:
Wednesday 26th August 2015

HSMC host visiting professor from Shanghai Jiatong University

Description
HSMC were delighted to host Associate Professor Dr Guohong Li from Shanghai Jiaotong University.
Date:
Tuesday 25th August 2015

HSMC Lecturer contributes to public health summer school at the National Autonomous University of Mexico

Description
Ross Millar has recently returned from Mexico City where he contributed to a Summer School organised by The National Autonomous University of Mexico (or 'UNAM').
Date:
Tuesday 25th August 2015

CHASM new Director

Description
CHASM announces change in leadership.
Date:
Monday 24th August 2015

Fitting in and getting along: Integration and identity for Birmingham's British Poles

Description
The Midlands Polish Community Association supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund is presenting an exhibition entitled 'Fitting in and Getting Along: Integration and Identity for Birmingham's British Poles' in Digbeth, Birmingham.
Date:
Monday 24th August 2015