Seminars and Events

All events are held at 15 Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6PY unless otherwise stated.

All are welcome to those indicated as ‘public seminars’ in parentheses after the title. These are held on Monday evenings and there is no need to book. If you are coming from outside the Department and would like to attend any of the other seminars or events, please contact the convener(s) beforehand.
Click on the title of the event for further information.

WorldSkills Participation: Perspectives from FE colleges, competitors and training managers

SKOPE event on WorldSkills Competitions

11 September 2015 10:30 - 17:00
Department of Education

The speakers will include SKOPE staff who will present findings from their most recent research on competitors, college participation in competitions, as well as the training managers involved. Mr Nigel Leigh from Stephenson College will also present on his recent research. The plenary will bring together the various ideas presented throughout the day.

Click here download the programme for the day.

If you would like to attend this event please RSVP to by 4 September 2015.

Beyond the Classroom: Researching Second Language Learning in Out-of-Class Contexts


18 September 2015 -

Theories of potential and the creation of inequality in education

Professor Danny Dorling

18 September 2015 18:30 - 19:30
Lady Margaret Hall, Norham Gardens, OX2 6QA

The Young Language Learners (YLL) Symposium 2016

06 July 2016 -