News in the School of Social Policy

This is the latest news from the School of Social Policy, its Departments and Research Centres.

News

IASS Academics Showcase New Approaches to Using Social Media for Research, Teaching and Learning

Description
Around 40 participants from different universities and practical settings who are involved in teaching, research or directly managing degree programmes in social work and social policy, attended an event hosted by IASS academics, to provide them with an opportunity to find out more about the role social media can play in enhancing the student and tutor experiences.
Date:
24/04/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Award-winning Graduate Management Scheme

Description
HSMC's Graduate Management Scheme wins prestigious awards.
Date:
12/04/2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

PSA Employability event

Description
IASS academic Dawn River contributes to the Public Services Academy (PSA) employability event.
Date:
08/02/2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Meet the experts at our Mastersclass

Description
Are you considering studying for a Masters in Health Care Management or a Postgraduate Certificate in Healthcare Commissioning in the next 12 months?
Date:
31/01/2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

UK universities embrace the free, open, online future of higher education

Description
Students from the UK and around the world will have free access to some of the country's top universities thanks to FutureLearn Ltd, an entirely new company being launched by The Open University (OU).
Date:
14/12/2012
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

International Exchange trip to Rotterdam Winter 2012

Description
Earlier this term, social work students and academics, together with a service user contributor, took part in an international exchange trip to Rotterdam University.
Date:
28/11/2012
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Walked lecture

Description
Few would imagine what the Birmingham Foundation Academy's Social Policy students had planned for them earlier this week. Instead of their normal lecture, the students were taken on a 'walked lecture' around the city of Birmingham.
Date:
02/11/2012
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching
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