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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
Creative Writing Ranked Number 1 in UK
Creative Writing has been ranked Number 1 in UK by the Complete University Guide 2021Learn 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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Taught and research Masters programmes in a wide range of subject areas
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Postgraduate funding opportunities for 2021/22 in the Arts & Social Sciences
The world’s first-ever ‘academic paper which is not a paper’ is due to be presented by a Lancaster University research team at the premier international conference on human-computer interaction.
LICA Painting Lecturers, Pip Dickens and James Quin have had works featured in a new book documenting an exhibition celebrating Diego Velázquez’s masterpiece, Las Meninas.
A genuinely ‘fully immersive’ experience – featuring swimming in your own bathroom, water-themed recitals and a waterborne end of life journey – is lined up for a new season of entertainment happening on and off the campus.
Lancaster University lecturers are to lead projects tackling cybersecurity issues at the edge of the internet.
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Morecambe Bay Curriculum
Our Educational Programme for Morecambe Bay: A Curriculum for Lifestyle Learning