The School of Architecture, Design and Built Environment offers a range of part-time short courses that can support your professional development.

Continuing professional development (CPD)

Our postgraduate programme allows you to study an individual module as a stand-alone course.

This gives you the opportunity to study flexibly (a half day per week or at the weekend) and choose subjects that suit your specific needs.

Read about the courses, dates and fees for 2018/19:

A CPD certificate will be issued upon successful completion of a course.

Passing the optional assessment can also contribute credit towards a postgraduate award in the future.

You must have the relevant work experience to attend and, if attending for credit, you must hold a related undergraduate qualification.

How to apply

To apply, please read the guidance notes PDF icon and complete the application form.PDF icon

You should then email the application form with your CV (and evidence of previous qualifications) to the short course team.

Short courses

Our short courses are ideal if you are developing your CV, building a portfolio or working in industry and in need of an update.

Courses take place during the evenings, Saturdays and the summer holidays, in subjects that include:

Any questions? Contact the short course team:


Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813



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