Short Courses at University Of Galway– Centre For Adult Learning & Professional Development

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The University Of Galway– Centre For Adult Learning & Professional Development offers a series of short, classroom-based and online, non-accredited courses in a number of different subject areas. Designed for students with an interest in the subjects on offer, these courses may provide you with an opportunity to find out more about your subject areas and also to experience the world of lifelong learning.






12 FEB

The short courses will start the week of the 12th of February and are offered online or in person (classroom) on campus. The short (non-accredited) courses run for 8 weeks – one evening per week from 7 to 9pm. See full listing below:

Short Courses at University Of Galway– Centre For Adult Learning & Professional Development

An Introduction History to Western Philosophy Classroom
Writing for the Internet Online
Foundations of Data Visualization: A Practical Guide for Beginners Online
Conscious Choices for Sustainable Living Classroom
Brush up your Spanish Online
Renewable Energy Technologies: Principles, Applications, and Uses Online
Beginner Italian Online
Brush up your German Online
Understanding the Earth’s Goldilocks climate – and the changes that threaten it Classroom
Introduction to Mandarin Chinese Online
The Practice of Poetry by Dr Rachel Coventry Classroom

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See brochure below for more details on the courses:

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Short Courses 2024 Brochure





Professional, part-time & evening courses at University of Galway

At the Centre for Adult Learning and Professional Development at University of Galway, we offer an extensive range of Professional, Part-time and Evening courses. Our flexible courses allow you to study at your own pace in a wide range of subject areas. These courses are delivered via different modes of delivery such as Online learning, Blended learning and Classroom-based.

Whether you want to improve your skills for employment or for your own personal development, University of Galway has the course for you! We have over 50 years’ experience working with adult learners, local communities and organisations. We offer a wide range of affordable and flexible part-time courses in a variety of subject areas such as Business & Management, Science & Technology, Arts & Social Sciences, IT, Community Education, Early Childhood Studies and Training & Education – as well as short courses, CPD courses, Micro-Credentials and Springboard courses.

University of Galway is located on the west of Ireland, surrounded by the beautiful and spectacular landscapes of the Wild Atlantic Way. Galway city is one of Ireland’s most vibrant and diverse hubs that caters a distinct culture for tourists and its students. Today, University of Galway has over ninety buildings on its campus overlooking the River Corrib, offering picturesque scenery for its students.

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