Short courses

Short courses in the School of Arts and Humanities

Open to the public, professionals and students, our short courses are a great way to explore an area of special interest, add professional skills to your CV or create new work for your portfolio.

Led by expert tutors, our short courses take place during the evenings, Saturdays and summer holidays, and combine classroom activities with manageable independent study.

All courses conveniently take place at our City Campus.

Subjects include:

Creative Writing

Modern foreign languages


We also offer a summer programme for younger students:

Creative short courses for 15-17 year olds

Any questions? Contact the short courses team.


Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813



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