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2016 student satisfaction scores

12 August 2016

High rating from our students in the National Student Survey

Postgraduates

Preparing the next generation of leading social science researchers

11 August 2016

Cardiff successful in bid for new ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP)

Speakers at the Quantitative Research Workshop

In Conversation with Hout, Grusky and Snipp

18 July 2016

A Quantitative Research Workshop on Poverty, Inequality and Big Data

Staff and students from the MSc Skills and Workforce Development in Singapore

Singapore-based Master’s celebrates successful second year

14 July 2016

Excellent feedback from the first MSc Skills and Workforce Development cohort encouraged 18 new recruits to join the course in 2016.

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Welsh are Masters in Educational Practice

12 July 2016

Graduation day for first cohort from Masters in Educational Practice

Welsh Baccalaureate Conference

Welsh Baccalaureate Teacher Conference

7 July 2016

Developing teachers’ skills and confidence

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Prestigious panel appointment

6 July 2016

Cardiff Professor appointed Chair of ESRC Grant Assessment Panel

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Shipping: indispensable to the world

30 June 2016

We take a look at the valuable work of our Seafarers International Research Centre

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Our Changing Land

15 June 2016

New publication revisits gender, class and identity in contemporary Wales

Improving children's chances

13 June 2016

What makes good social work practice? Professor Donald Forrester in conversation with Isabelle Trowler

Domestic violence report

Impact on Policy Award

1 June 2016

Tackling violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence in Wales

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Criminology at Cardiff ranked in UK top ten

24 May 2016

Our undergraduate Criminology course has been ranked in the UK’s top ten in the latest Guardian university league tables

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Illustrating inequalities

23 May 2016

How PhD student Ella Furness illustrates social research

The People’s Platform

The People’s Platform

20 May 2016

Unique policy dialogue through live theatre performance

Aerial view of Rio de Janeiro

Exploring Science and Technology Studies in Latin America

17 May 2016

Brazililan workshop will bring together researchers to present and debate empirical and theoretical work

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Strengthening research connections with top Chinese universities

16 May 2016

Erasmus funding will help the School of Social Sciences to strengthen connections with Chinese universities

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Dying Matters

12 May 2016

Dr Emilie Whitaker reflects upon Dying Matters Awareness Week (9-15 May 2016)

Event poster for the Memorial Lecture

Go and Uncover Something

11 May 2016

Professor Paul Atkinson invited to give prestigious annual lecture

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Running the Cardiff University World Half Marathon

31 March 2016

International student Sefa Ozalp shares his experiences taking part in one of Cardiff's biggest events of the year

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Funding success for international collaborations

31 March 2016

Researchers from the School of Social Sciences have recently awarded been awarded a number of grants from the Newton Fund