Impact and the Social Sciences
The following slides give examples of types of impact in the Social Sciences.
Impact case studies
Impact was assessed as part of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 through impact case studies. The following links give the Social Sciences Impact case studies submitted by the University of Reading to the REF.
UoA 16: Architecture, Built Environment and Planning
UoA 17: Geography, Environmental Studies and Archaeology
UoA 19: Business and Management
UoA 20: Law
UoA 21: Politics and International Studies
UoA 25: Education
All University of Reading Impact case studies can be found at the following link:
Impact case studies from competitor institutions can be found at the following link:
A searchable database of all REF case studies is at the following link: http://impact.ref.ac.uk/CaseStudies/