Lancaster Sociology is a world-leading Department for teaching and research in Sociology, Media & Cultural Studies, Gender & Women's Studies, Science Studies and Social Work.
In 2013 we ranked 3rd in the UK (The Guardian) and 39th top Department for Sociology on the planet (QS World University Rankings).
Sociology, media & cultural studies
Study for a degree with leading academics in the fields of Sociology, Media and Cultural Studies.
We have an amazing research culture for MA and PhD students, with 80 PhD students studying with us from around the world and a highly structured programme of research training.
Study for a professional qualification in Social Work in our cutting edge Social Work programmes.
See our undergraduate, masters and PhD pages for information about courses, scholarships and bursaries.
Social Work at Lancaster has been rated 5th in the UK by the Guardian 2013.
CPD modules are also available.
News and forthcoming events
After the laughter comes a serious role for the SmartWig, 4 December 2013
Want to move your slide presentation on? Just raise an eyebrow and let your SmartWig flip to the next graph on your behalf.Well, not yet perhaps, but ...Read more»
12.00-13.00 pm: The Anthropocene: exploring life in a new epoch - the seminars