School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

SCHOOL OF humanities AND social Inquiry

In the School of Humanities and Social Inquiry, we empower you to build your degree on ambition and passion.  We’re all about nurturing inquisitive minds in a social context.

2014 Keith Hancock lecture - presented by Professor Simon Ville

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Economic and business historian, and Head of the School of Humanities and Social Inquiry, Professor Simon Ville will deliver the 2014 Keith Hancock Lecture on 29 October.

Prof. Ville will recount how economic history can be drawn on to reconsider widely-held assumptions about Australia's contemporary economic and policy environments.


Cultural Studies Association of Australasia
2 - 5 December 2014
Building 67


Honours Programs in 2015

Completing undergraduate study in 2014? Already have an undergrad qualification? Continue your university studies and advance your knowledge and expertise through intensive research in a LHA Honours Program.
Applications close 31 October.

Celebrating 50 years of thomas keneally - writer, activist and celebrity

Thomas Keneally made a special one-day visit to UOW in a year marking his 50 years as a writer. The 78-year-old author delivered a plenary talk, ‘50 years of Fiction’ at a conference with papers surveying Keneally’s representations of Australia and the place of his work in the world.

Opportunity for Students
$5000 Scholarships up for grabs to study in china!

Do you want to study in China at the Guangdong University of Foreign Students? Five (5) scholarships are on offer to current Bachelor of Arts students! Find out more about the program.

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