Public Humanities short course

Event date Event time Event location
11/07/2019 - 12/07/2019 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

This two day short course will explore how public engagement can be strategically embedded in humanities research careers. The course will cover key areas such as working with the media, navigating ‘Impact’ and the REF, and looking at how engagement can be done through research. Participants will attend plenaries and talks by leading scholars as well as workshops led by the SAS Public Engagement team.  

The course offers a two day masterclass to people looking to strengthen their skills in public engagement and research communication and integrate them into research careers in the humanities.

The course covers the following key areas:

  • Engagement through research - embedding engagement within the research process
  • REF 2021 - exploring what makes a good impact case study
  • Funding  - knowing the landscape and developing ‘pathways to impact’
  • Working with the media -  research communication via print, TV and Radio  

For more information and how to book your place please visit the School of Advanced Study's website at:

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