Postgraduate Open Day

College of Arts and Law - Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 24 November 2018.

cal-opendayThe College offers postgraduate students the opportunity to join a vibrant, international community that allows research to flourish. Home to world-renowned research centres and famed for its internationally recognised teaching and research output, Arts and Law at Birmingham is engaged in exciting initiatives in new fields of study.

Our Postgraduate Open Day gives you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Start planning your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Arts and Law below. 

Please note the following event times are available as a guide only. Event times and locations will be announced closer to the Open Day in November. You can use this information as a rough guide to plan your day.

Birmingham Law School

Birmingham Law School events
 Time  Event  Location
12.00–12.45

Introduction to LLM programmes

Dr Jenny Papettas

 Room 111, Law Building (R1)
12.00–12.45

Introduction to the LLB for Graduates Programme

David Rice

 Room 112, Law Building (R1)
12.45–13.30

Introduction to Law postgraduate research programmes

Dr Catherine Mitchell

Room 114, Law Building (R1)

School of English, Drama and American & Canadian Studies

Department of Drama and Theatre Arts events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Dr Trish McTighe will be available on the stand at the Study Fair for enquiries relating to postgraduate opportunities in Drama

 Dr Trish McTighe

Drama and Theatre Arts Stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics events
 Time Event  Location
12.15– 13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research in English Language and Applied Linguistics

Dr Paul Thompson

Room G13, 3 Elms Road (G4)
12.30– 13.30

Introduction to postgraduate taught opportunities in English Language and Applied Linguistics

Robert Holland

Room 104, Arts Building (R16)
Department of English Literature events
 Time Event Location
12.15– 13.00

Introduction to MA Literature and Culture

Dr Chris Mourant

Room 132A, Arts Building (R16)
12.00-2pm

Drop-in session for postgraduate research in English Literature

Dr Sebastian Mitchell

Room 119, Arts Building (R16)
Department of Film and Creative Writing events
 TimeEvent  Location
10.00-12.00

Visit the Film and Creative writing stand at study fair for enquiries relating to Film Studies

Dr Richard Langley

Jemma Penny

Film and Creative Writing stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.15-13.00

Introduction to postgraduate programmes in Creative Writing

Dr Dan Vyleta

Room G37, Arts Building (R16)
Shakespeare Institute events
 Time Event Location
12.00–13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate programmes at the Shakespeare Institute

Dr Simon Smith

Room 134, Arts Building (R16)

School of History and Cultures

Department of African Studies and Anthropology events
 Time Event Location
12.00–13.00 

Drop-in session for postgraduate programmes in African Studies and Anthropology

Dr Benedetta Rossi

Room 229, Arts Building (R16)

 
Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Dr Henry Chapman will be available on the stand at the Study Fair for enquiries relating to postgraduate opportunities in Archaeology

Dr Henry Chapman

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology Stand, Great Hall
12.00–12.30

Introduction to MA Antiquity

Dr Ruth Macrides

CAHA Museum, Room 305, Arts Building (R16)
12.00–13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Classics and Ancient History

Professor Dimitris Tziovas

Room 424, Arts Building (R16)
13.00–14.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Byzantine Studies

Dr Ruth Macrides

Room 445, Arts Building (R16)
Department of History
 Time Event Location
12.00-12.30

Drop-in session for MA Medieval Studies

Dr Katherine Sykes

Room  205a, Art Building (R16)
12.00–13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in History

Dr Jonathan Boff

 Room 429, Arts Building (R16)
12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MA History of Warfare

Dr Andrew Duncan

Room 432, Arts Building (R16)
12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MA Modern British Studies

Dr Christopher Moores

Room 428, Arts Building (R16)
12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MA History by distance learning

Dr James Pugh

Room 321, Arts Building (R16)
12.30-13.30

Drop-in session for MA/MRes Early Modern History

Dr Jonathan Willis

Room 325, Arts Building (R16)
13.15-14.15

Drop-in session for MA West Midlands History

Dr Malcolm Dick

Second Floor Foyer, outside Room 201, Arts Building (R16)
Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage events
 Time Event Location
12.00–13.00

Introduction to postgraduate study and research with the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage

Dr John Carman

Rodney Hilton Library, Room 335, Arts Building (R16)

School of Languages, Culture, Art History and Music

Deparment of Art History, Curating and Visual Studies events

 Time Event Location

12.00-13.00

Student-led tour of the Barber Institute.

Art History, Curating and Visual Studies teaching takes place in the Barber Institute. This houses an excellent and representative collection of post-medieval European art.

 

Lobby, Barber Institute of Fine Art (R14)

Department of Modern Languages

 Time Event Location

12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MA Translation Studies

Dr Emma Tyler

Room 414, Ashley Building (R17)

12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Modern Languages

Dr Conrad James

Room 110, Ashley Building (R17)

 

For queries on our Sexuality and Gender Studies programmes, please contact Professor Lisa Downing on l.m.downing@bham .ac.uk to discuss or arrange a meeting

 

Department of Music

 Time Event Location

12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate programmes in Music

Dr Alexander Cannon

Room 214, The Bramall (R12)

Department of Philosophy, Theology and Religion

Department of Philosophy events
 Time Event Location
12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate taught and research opportunities in Philosophy

Dr Will Davies

Room 220, European Research Institute (G3)

 

Department of Theology and Religion events
 TimeEvent  Location
12.00– 13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate taught opportunities in Theology and Religion

Professor Allan Anderson

Room 250, European Research Institute (G3)

12.00 - 13.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportinities in Theology and Religion

Dr Katherine Brown

Room 253, European Research Institute (G3)
12.00– 13.00

Drop-in session for MA Islamic Studies

Professor Jorgen Nielsen

 

Room 228, European Research Institute (G3)

12.00-13.00

Drop-in session for MA Holocaust and Genocide

Dr Isabel Wollaston

Room 249, European Research Institute (G3)


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