Courses – Society Today


Various tutors introduce you to their specialist subjects in a diverse series of stimulating lectures on a wide range of topics.

The lecture series starting on 19 January 2021 will feature:

  • Week 1 , 19th January: Laura Leuzzi ‘About Time: Time in the Visual Arts’
  • Week 2 , 26th January: Professor Niamh Nic Daéid There’s been a murder … The perils, pitfalls and possibilities of science in the service of justice’.
  • Week 3, 2nd February: Dr Keith Skene ‘Resolving the climate crisis: why society holds the key’.
  • Week 4, 9th February: James Barrowman ‘Counterfooting the Conjuring of a Ghaist: A Rediscovery of Dundonian Literature with the Wedderburns’ 
  • Week 5, 16th February: Rachel Marsh ‘Satire to Hoax: Understanding the ethical implications of creating satire’
  • Week 6 , 23rd February: Roddie McKenzie Have we reached peak Capitalism?’ 

Code: 04 205  Tuesday  10.00/12.00  6 weeks   Starts: 19 January 2021  Fees: £48/£42


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