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Part-time courses for adults

Part-time courses in humanities, languages, business, computing, politics and law, science and environment, and social studies.

We are currently providing both classroom-based and online courses. The delivery of each course will be specified in each course description.

Be inspired by our range of part-time courses at levels and times to suit you.

You can also study towards qualifications and we provide pathways to study an undergraduate degree with the University.

Search over 250 part-time short courses and study with Continuing and Professional Education.

Latest news

New Pathway to a degree in Law

New Pathway to a degree in Law

26 September 2022

This is an exciting opportunity for adult learners to access undergraduate studies in the School of Law and Politics at Cardiff University.

Keith Butler

Creative writing student writes and performs at festival

11 August 2022

Keith Butler has studied three creative writing courses with Cardiff University’s Continuing and Professional Education (CPE).

Sikiya Adekanye

A former Pathway to Social Science student has returned as a tutor

5 April 2022

Sikiya Adekanye completed the Pathway to Social Science which led her to degree studies.

We have developed a number of pathways to help you study for a degree at Cardiff University.

Find out why studying a short course with us is the right choice.

Schemes available and criteria required if you are looking for financial assistance.

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