Our Talks | Research | HSC | Seminars and Lectures

Examining the past and the present to comprehend our shared future


Studying Arts and Social Sciences

Listen to SOPHI’s Head of School Professor Keith Dobney‘s interview with local radio SER on the value of studying Arts and Humanities
Think: Business Futures – Degree or Not Degree
(Recorded Tuesday 23 June 2020)





SOPHI talks research

With our research talks you’ll hear from experts in their field in conversation


Our HSC talks address key issues in the NSW HSC syllabus, and contain content for all senior students

SOPHI seminar and lecture talks

SOPHI has a lively research seminar culture, and with our research centres run a wide range of public lectures.

About SOPHI (The School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry)

SOPHI is home to the Departments of Archaeology, Classics and Ancient History, Gender and Cultural Studies, History and Philosophy, and International and Global Studies (INGS).

We are also home to the Angkor Research Program, the Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens (AAIA), the Centre for Classical and Near Eastern Studies (CCANESA), the Centre for Time, Classical Heritage and the Story of Sydney, the Laureate Research Program in International History, the Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation (NEAF), and the Sydney Centre for the Foundations of Science (SCFS).

To learn more about our study offerings and research strengths, visit the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry.