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.

Links for Students


Global Climate Change Week

Climate Change Week 2

On 20 October, the Hon. Justice Brian J Preston SC, Chief Judge of the Land and Environment Court in New South Wales will speak about mapping climate change adjudication as part of Global Climate Change Week.

Register your attendance

Summer Session 2015/16

Summer Session
Looking for a summer session subject? Enrol in Summer Session with LHA! 
Summer Session Timetable >


Completing your undergraduate study in 2015? Already have an undergraduate qualification?

Continue your university studies and advance your knowledge and expertise through intensive research in an LHA Honours Program. We offer Honours year programs in a number of degrees including the B.Arts (Hons), B.Communication and Media Studies (Hons), B.Creative Arts (Hons) and the B.International Studies (Hons).

Applications to commence in 2016 close 30 October 2015.

UOW Celebrates 40 Years of Independence

Dr Glenn Mitchell is widely recognised as one of UOW’s most passionate (and popular) teachers. His students love him because of the passion for his subject that he brings to his lectures. He also has a regular history segment on ABC Statewide Radio. Glenn exemplifies the importance of teachers bringing passion to their work, and encouraging students to have passion for what they are studying.