International Women's Day: Sociology and Criminology Online Taster Session

Tuesday 9 March 2021, 4:00pm to 5:30pm


Live Online

Open to

Applicants, Prospective Undergraduate Students


Free to attend - registration required

Registration Info

Once you have registered, you’ll receive an email with information of how to join this online event. It may be worth adding to your list of safe senders to ensure your confirmation is sent to your inbox.

Event Details

This online taster session provides an introduction to what it’s like to study Sociology and/or Criminology at Lancaster University within the theme of International Women's Day, as well as the opportunity to ask questions to our staff and current students.

Who is it for?

This event is for Year 12 &13 A-Level students and BTEC Level 3 Year 1 & 2 students who are interested in studying Sociology and/or Criminology at Lancaster University.


16:00 – 16:15: Introduction to Lancaster University

16:15 – 16:35: Sociology Taster Session

The Covid-19 pandemic has exacerbated pre-existing global inequalities, as well as creating new ones. In this taster session on 'International Women's Day', Lancaster Sociology department invites you to join us in considering the disproportionate impact that the Covid-19 pandemic is having on women and how sociological skills can help us better understand and critique this.

16:35 – 16:55: Criminology Taster Session

16:55 – 17:15: Student Ambassador Q&A Panel

17:15: Final comments and close.

Contact Details

Name Dr. Martin P. Walker