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THEOLOGY
The study of God's revelation and human responses. The New Testament as theological and historical document. 32m
Roland Deines

MICRO CHIP DESIGN
How silicon chips in everyday electronic devices are designed to maximise performance whilst minimising energy use.  32m
Simon Hollis

NEMATODE WORMS
Studying common parasites which affect humans, animals and plants. What could happen if you don't wash your hands properly !  24m
Mark Viney

FRENCH STUDIES
Studying the oral and written language, history and culture of both France and other French speaking parts of the world.  25m
Tim Unwin

STRUCTURE OF LIQUIDS
Examining how molecules orientate themselves in liquids. This area of work lies between the subjects of physics and chemistry.  17m
Paddy Royall

OPTICS & NANOPHYSICS
Using optics and nanophysics to develop new medical tools, new computer interfaces and other applications.  12m
David Carberry

ECOLOGY & CIVIL ENGINEERING
The complex interactions of living organisms. The parallels between engineering systems and ecological systems. How people learn.  28m
Alan Feest

DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
Studying how the mind and behaviour change throughout the course of peoples lives. University life in the US. Academic careers.  13m
Bruce Hood

RECEPTION
The branch of arts and humanities that studies how texts, books, films and cultural productions are received by the reader or audience.  28m
Ika Willis

SOCIOLOGY
Social relationships, interactions and structures. Women's employment. Young adult lives. How different inequalities intersect.  28m
Harriet Bradley

PARTICLE PHYSICS
Discovering the fundamental constituents of the universe and the forces that hold them together. Taking science to the public.  18m
Helen Heath

SET THEORY
A branch of mathematics that studies infinite collections, sequences and sets of numbers. Mathematics, logic and philosophy. 30m
Philip Welch

BIOGEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES
Looking at the chemical reactions of microbes above and below the ice sheets and glaciers of Antarctica, Greenland and The Alps. 48m
Martyn Tranter

THERMO FLUIDS
The branch of mechanical engineering dealing with thermo dynamics and fluid mechanics. Engineering in developing countries.  20m
Hind Saidani Scott

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
Designing new products that reduce the impact on the environment and take account of wider social and economic implications. 10m
David Harrison

CREATIVE WRITING
Studying all areas of imaginative writing such as novels, short stories, memoirs, autobiographies, poetry, drama and journalism. 22m
Celia Brayfield

FUNDAMENTAL PHYSICS
Fundamental physics looks at the ultimate constituents of matter and the interactions between those constituents. 21m
Akram Khan

RETAILING & E-RETAILING
Consumer behaviour, marketing analysis and the management decision making required in modern retailing and online retailing. 32m
Charles Dennis

MULTIMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS
Improving the efficiency with which multimedia content is transmitted over networks by analysing what people do and don't notice. 12m
George Ghinea

PRINTED ELECTRONICS
The challenges involved in printing electronic devices on paper using conventional printing presses to reduce costs and pollution. 17m   
Darren Southee

MULTIMEDIA COMMUNICATIONS
Using compression techniques to removing unnecessary data from images, speech, audio and video making it easier to transmit. 14m
Jonathan Loo

BIO PROCESSING
Bio processing involves the purification of biologically active components from natural or synthetic mixtures. 16m
Ian Garrard

COMPUTER VISION
Using engineering, computer science and psychologies to build up intelligent systems that see the real world. Robot systems. 17m
Huiyu Zhou

ADOPTION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Looking at how people react to new technology, how they assess usefulness and make decisions. 18m
Natasha Papazafeiropoulou

SOCIOLOGY OF WORK

How work fits within the broader context of society, culture and economy. Organisational behaviour. Identity work. 24m  

Tony Watson   

CONSUMER LAW
How the law regulates businesses in areas such as product safety, misleading advertising and selling to protect consumer interests. 25m
Peter Cartwright

HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
Using evidence based practice to understand people's health behaviour such as exercise, diet or attending check ups. 18m
Martin Hagger

BRITISH POLITICS
Studying why people think about politics in the way that they do and looking at media and fictional representations of politics. 17m
Steven Fielding

VISUAL NEUROSCIENCE
People recognize objects without difficulty but teaching a computer to recognize those same images is a much greater challenge. 10m
Jonathan Peirce
DRUG ADDICTION
Using the techniques of Experimental Psychology to study why some people have a greater risk of becoming addicted to drugs. 29m
Lee Hogarth

FUNDAMENTAL RESEARCH
Research which seeks to answer important questions about science that do not have immediate commercial applications. 25m
Philip Moriarty

SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS
Engineers and architects working together to design contemporary homes which maximise the use of renewable energy sources. 8m
Mark Gillott

PHYSIOLOGY
The study of cells and tissues, how they function and interact with each other. The physiology of articular cartilage and osteoarthritis. 19m
Ali Mobasheri 

MENTAL HEALTH
Highly innovative project using football and local football clubs to reach out locally to young men with mental health issues. 16m
Alan Pringle   

PATCHWORK TEXTS
A new approach to assignments which uses a series of short pieces (patches) integrated by a reflective commentary (stitching). 24m  
Peter Ovens

PARTICLE COSMOLOGY
Using Particle Physics & Quantum Theory to study the early universe of 13 billion years ago and learn about the building blocks of nature. 42m
Ed Copeland

FILM & TV STUDIES
Film as art. Aesthetics and auteur theories. Hollywood studies. How audiences consume media. The emergence of digital media. 24m
Roberta Pearson

FIRE & RESCUE SERVICES
Studying the psychology of fire and rescue service staff. Looking at issues such as attacks on fire fighters and effects on relatives. 17m 
Vivienne Brunsden

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
Understanding how the chemical properties of materials are influenced by their physical states as gases, liquids or solids. 13m
Anthony Stace

MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM
Study of muscle, skeleton, ligament, bone and tendon. Processes that underlie growth and wasting of muscle throughout life. 23m
Michael Rennie

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY
Conducts translational cancer research to identify new drugs which could improve treatment outcomes for cancer patients. 11m 
Srinivasan Madhusudan

PHYSICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
Using magnetic resonance to research new antibiotics and modify existing medicinal compounds to combat resistant infections. 13m 
Boyan Bonev  

VIROLOGY
Studying how viruses infect cells in order to design new drugs to block them causing infections. Developing new vaccines. 18m 
Jonathan Ball

CARBON CAPTURE & STORAGE
Measuring the environmental effects on grass, crops and soil of capturing carbon emissions and storing carbon underground. 16m 
Michael Steven

EDUCATIONAL ASSESSMENT
Designing assessment systems in schools and universities which accurately reflect the broader aims of the courses concerned. 38m
Roger Murphy 

APPLIED PHYSICS
Using physics research to develop new technologies in solid state physics such as low dimensional semiconductor structures. 21m
Mohamed Henini

PSYCHOLOGY
The scientific study of why people do the things they do. Looking at the links between serial murder and emotional intelligence. 14m
Serena Simmons

ANIMAL DEVELOPMENT
Understanding the molecular mechanisms that govern early development. Improving the cloning process in cattle, sheep & pigs. 17m
Keith Campbell

WOMEN IN ACADEMIA
Looking at the career paths of women researchers and academics. Understanding the challenges that they face. 14m
Dawn-Marie Walker

ENGLISH
English literature from medieval times to the present day. Social use of language. Critical Theory. The study of texts and contexts. 39m
Stuart Sim

SKILLS & LIFELONG LEARNING
Working with employers to develop flexible and workplace learning programmes that can be readily transported into industry. 21m
Pauline Wonders

CLIMATE CHANGE
Looking at how climate change is about much more than global warming and extends to rainfall, air pressure and wind speeds. 18m
Dennis Wheeler

SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
Helping students to develop their study, presentation, research, interpersonal, reference, group work and report writing skills. 17m
Kevin Gallagher

PSYCHOLOGY
How people go from thinking about something to expressing it in grammatical sentences which can be understood by others. 10m
Matthew Watson

MEDIA & ENVIRONMENT
How biodiversity, local environments and variations in the biosphere are represented in publications, broadcasting and new media. 31m
Alex Lockwood

EQUALITY & DIVERSITY
Treating people equally whilst celebrating differences. Creating a level playing field so that people can all achieve within a community. 29m
Paul Andrew

COACH EDUCATION
Enabling sports coaches to develop additional skills and acquire extra knowledge to make them more effective in their work. 29m
Ian Whyte

MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY
Creating new drugs for the future through the design and synthesis of new biological entities based on known chemical tools. 22m
Jonathan Harburn

COACHING & MENTORING
Developing leadership and management effectiveness through the innovative techniques of coaching and mentoring. 19m
Angélique Du Toit

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
Ensuring good governance and full accountability throughout industry and public life in developing countries such as Nigeria. 33m
Elewechi Okike

MICRO BREWERIES
Producing alcoholic beverages via fermentation using micro organisms. Training people to launch, manage and operate micro breweries. 7m
St-john Usher

ECOLOGY
Understanding the role of plants, animals and micro organisms in natural systems. Choices to be faced due to climate change. 52m
Phil Grime

MUSIC MANAGEMENT
Exploring the world of professional music recording and live performance in both the commercial and subsidised sectors. 13m
David Patmore

ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT
Innovative ways of improving the performance and consistency of assessment marking in universities and professional bodies. 36m 
Gerard Lennox

ENVIRONMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
How people and places interact. How people are shaped by their places. How places are shaped by people. Insights into building design. 41m 
Christopher Spencer

PUBLIC SPEAKING
Getting your point across successfully in formal presentations to groups, conferences or social gatherings. Venture capital. 19m 
Paul Sykes

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
Using vegetation in large public and commercial areas to provide attractive environments for people and encourage bio diversity. 21m
James Hitchmough

PROBABILITY
The mathematical study of chance phenomena and how this connects up with other areas of mathematics such as group theory and geometry. 15m   
Dave Applebaum

SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS
Understanding how social relationships form, develop and change in the online world and in the real world. 26m
Christina Prell

SECURITY IN NURSERIES
An expanding venture using new technology to keep children in day nurseries safe and improve communication with parents. 10m
George Bathurst

GENETICS
The study of heredity. How the instructions to build organisms are passed on from one generation to another through DNA material. 43m
Peter Sudbery

SIGNMAKING & GRAPHICS
Most businesses use signs but every sign is unique. Here we look at the diverse processes of sign making and graphic design. 15m
David Gregory

DIGITAL CONVERGENCE
Taking you through the steps involved in launching an innovative system for converging video, TV, web and telephone into one service. 31m
Craig Packer

PSYCHOTHERAPY & E-LEARNING
Using novel electronic techniques to teach psychotherapy to students in eight different countries at the same time. 22m
Chris Blackmore

CONTROL SYSTEMS
How engineers in the aerospace industry connect software, hardware and controls to build flight navigation systems and flight simulators. 9m
Dave Allerton

SUPPLY CHAINS
New project to build collaborations of small and medium sized firms enabling them to compete for new business opportunities. 18m
VEN Group

COMPOSITE MATERIALS
Researching material blends to produce high strength and durability for aerospace use and recyclable materials for everyday use. 20m
Alma Hodzic

FIBRE COMPOSITES
Interdisciplinary field using predictive models to analyse the chemistry, chemical interaction and mechanical properties of materials. 21m 
Frank Jones