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BA English at SOAS challenges the traditional approach to the study of language and literature

BA English at SOAS challenges the traditional approach to the study of language and literature

By Fri, May 02, 2014 10:25PM UTC Comments Off BA English at SOAS challenges the traditional approach to the study of language and literature

  English is a global language.  It is used as a first, second and foreign language by close to one billion people around the world.  Its global reach has made it one of the most successful means of international communication in history.  Global English has also created a rich tapestry of literatures in English and...

New BA in Global Popular Music

By Wed, Apr 30, 2014 9:20PM UTC Comments Off New BA in Global Popular Music

The new BA in Global Popular Music, launched at SOAS, University of London, offers a unique programme that allows students to focus on popular and contemporary music styles and cultures in global perspective. The degree includes generic courses, which develop students’ understanding of theoretical approaches to the study of popular music; practical skills courses in...

World Music Summer School

By Thu, Apr 10, 2014 9:51PM UTC Comments Off World Music Summer School

Now in its twelfth year, the Department of Music at SOAS is pleased to announce the programme of courses for its World Music Summer School 2014. Classes run from 16 June until 8 July, and feature a range of worldwide musical traditions, which is unique, varied and truly multicultural.  If you are passionate about music...

Shifting perspectives on management

By Wed, Apr 02, 2014 7:04PM UTC Comments Off Shifting perspectives on management

Professor John Wilson, the Director of Newcastle University Business School (UK), introduces a blog which will offer new perspectives on topical issues in management, economics, and innovation. What does the term management mean to you? We live in a world of uncertainty and with this we have witnessed some huge failures of management, namely, failure...

Top 10 reasons why Thai university students should wear uniforms

By Sun, Sep 22, 2013 9:30AM UTC 25 Comments Top 10 reasons why Thai university students should wear uniforms

By Kaewmala We’ve heard so much fuss about the rules on Thai university student uniforms. To wear or not to wear (the uniform). Too outrageous or right on (Aum Neko’s campaign against mandatory student uniform rule). Really, I’ve gotten quite sick of hearing about this trivial issue, so I want to settle it once and...