Pathway to a humanities degree drop-in session


By successfully completing a pathway many adult learners from all walks of life have gained a degree from Cardiff University. They are available in a wide range of subject areas and for many of our pathways no prior qualifications are needed – perfect if you’ve been out of formal education for a while.

“A Second England”? Gerald of Wales and Welsh Identity after 1066


This lecture will be delivered by Dr Simon John (Swansea University) and has been organised by the Historical Association.

Cross Slabs and Closet Catholics: Tomb Carvings in Medieval and Post-Medieval Wales


This lecture will be delivered by Professor Madeleine Gray (University of South Wales).

From Foundry to Foreign Office: The Life of Arthur Henderson (1863-1935), Labour Party Leader


This lecture will be delivered by Professor Andrew Thorpe (Exeter University).

“A Fight for Every Housewife in the Land”: Welsh Women’s Protests Against the Rising Cost of Living in the Later 1930’s


This is the Eileen Younghusband Memorial Lecture and will be delivered by Dr Stephanie Ward (Cardiff University).

What did the biblical figure Joseph of Arimathea represent as a role model for historians of the First Crusade?


This lecture will be delivered by Dr Steve Biddlecombe (Nottingham Trent University).

Digging for Linguistic Treasure: Scandinavian Words in English


This lecture is delivered by Dr Sara Ponz-Sanz (Cardiff University).