Making a difference
Social responsibility describes the way we are making a difference to the social and economic well-being of our communities through our teaching, research, and public events and activities.
Social responsibility is one of our three core strategic goals in our 'Faculty of Humanities Strategic Plan 2020'. It sits equally alongside our commitments to world-class research, and outstanding learning and student experience.
Our social responsibility strategy
Our strategy for social responsibility includes a commitment to pursue change across the following priority areas.
Research with impact
Our research is making a positive difference to society, addressing the major challenges of the 21st century.
Socially responsible graduates
Our graduates are learning to exercise ethical, social and environmental responsibility.
Engaging our communities
Our events and activities are harnessing our knowledge, resources and visitor attractions for the benefit of our communities.
Our processes are balancing efficiency with opportunities to create social and environmental benefit.
Our research, teaching and activities are guided by our commitment to environmental sustainability.