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World Leading Linguistics Department
The global influence of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is confirmed by the latest QS World University Rankings (2021) with Linguistics being placed 15th, reinforcing that Lancaster is a world leader in this field.Learn More
Social Work Ranked Number 1 in UK
Social Work has been ranked Number 1 in UK by the Complete University Guide 2022Learn More
Inspiring architecture for a changing world
Lancaster University has established the first School of Architecture for the current, rapidly changing world, says its professor and pioneer Ruth Dalton.Learn More
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Postgraduate funding opportunities for 2021/22 in the Arts & Social Sciences
Lancaster University will provide expertise on policing online child sexual victimisation as part of a new £10m research centre dedicated to better understanding how the police and other services can prevent and reduce vulnerabilities.
People involved in Community Led Housing (CLH) are significantly less likely to feel lonely than people living in more conventional homes and neighbourhoods, according to a new report.
The winners of a new prize, which called for essays and poems that illustrate how literature can be a revelatory and imaginative force to help us see the natural world – and our place in it – differently, have just been announced.
A project team led by Dr Julie-Ann Sime (Educational Research) and including Professor Judit Kormos (Linguistics and English Language) have won a highly prestigious British Council ELTons Digital Innovation award.
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Morecambe Bay Curriculum
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