In our department, academics, postgraduate researchers, and students collectively develop and apply their ‘sociological imagination’ to a range of social phenomena and some of the most intractable social problems. These include social inequality and its implications for social mobility, education and health; and the impacts of violence and abuse, help-seeking and state responses.
Find out more about our undergraduate degrees in Sociology, Criminology and Joint Honours in Sociology and Anthropology.
Explore our postgraduate study options in Sociology, Criminology, Social Research Methods and Social Work.
We work in collaborative and participative ways with communities, both within and external to the university, locally, nationally and internationally to effect social justice and social change.
Find out what our students get up to at Durham University.
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