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Linguistics outstanding in latest QS World University Rankings
Linguistics are ranked 12th in the world with Art & Design, English Language & Literature, Religious Studies, and Sociology in world top 100.Learn More
THE ranks FASS in world top 50 for Arts & Humanities
FASS has been ranked in the top 50 for Arts & Humanities by the Times Higher Education in their ‘world top 100 subjects’ rankings for 2019.Learn More
Three subjects ranked no. 1 in the UK
Creative Writing, Criminology and German are ranked no.1 in the UK by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019Learn More
BBC Philharmonic launch Lancaster Arts spring arts season
Lancaster Arts launched their spring arts season, ‘Pathways’ by welcoming the BBC Philharmonic back to the Great Hall at Lancaster UniversityLearn More
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£2 million of postgraduate funding for 2019 in the Arts & Social Sciences
A £778,000 project, led by Dr Richard Rushton (LICA) and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, will see the digitisation of a special collection stored at the University library.
Professor Judit Kormos’s desire to offer free knowledge to teachers about how to include dyslexic students in language learning prompted the start of a highly successful online teaching resource. Now enrolment for the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Dyslexia and Language Teaching is open once again.
The Sea of Faith was a controversial 1980s TV show on the history of Christianity in the modern world. Professor Linda Woodhead (Politics, Philosphy and Religion) spoke to Giles Fraser on BBC Radio 4 about creator Don Cupitt.
Dr Veronika Koller (Linguistics and English Language) has co-edited a new book called 'Discourses of Brexit' which provides insights into how Leave voters explain their choice, how people discuss Brexit on social media and why, from time to time, Jeremy Corbyn and Nigel Farage sound very similar.
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