School of Sociology and Social Policy

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We are a leading UK school for sociology, criminology, social policy and social work. Our courses offer you the opportunity to explore how societies work - and what can be done when they don't.

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Latest news

Forced marriage support hub launched during Learning Disability Week

?A website to support people who are vulnerable to forced marriage has been launched by Centre for Social Work, University of Nottingham during #LearningDisabilityWeek.
22 June 2021

Vaccine hesitancy in younger people

Sociologist Dr Pru Hobson-West has been looking into the reasons behind 'vaccine hesitancy' from people in their 20s.
10 June 2021

Upcoming events

Conference - Mending Ecologies: Reparation in Social and Environmental Conflict

28 June (00:00) - 02 July 2021 (00:00)
A01 and A02, Highfield House, University Park
The conference brings together practices of mending damaged ecologies that exist precariously through various societal, environmental, material involvements and across diverse locations and geographies.


School of Sociology and Social Policy

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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