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New publication announcement: The Cambridge Companion to Michael Tippett.

February 14, 2013

This new publication edited by our very own Co-ordinating Lecturer Dr Nicholas Jones, alongside Dr Kenneth Gloag, provides a wide ranging and accessible study of Tippett and his works.

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Celebrating 10 years of university and business engagement

February 5, 2013

Cardiff University and Legal & General’s partnership to develop and deliver specialist courses to medical underwriters has reached a significant anniversary. In 2002, L&G identified a need to up-skill experienced underwriters in the medical underwriting field, where the required specialist …

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New for 2013: Agile Project Management

January 14, 2013

Many organisations today need to deliver change faster, at a lower cost and with lower risk. Quite a combination! Agile project management aims to do that by continually validating project progress against business objectives.


Praise for our homework club support

January 8, 2013

The Children’s Commissioner for Wales has praised the work of University students in supporting a local community homework club.

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Getting to grips with Social Media – New courses from the Centre for Community Journalism

January 7, 2013

The Centre for Community Journalism have launched 5 new social media courses for 2013.


Taking your first steps towards a degree in Social Science.

December 12, 2012

“I left school with no qualifications as I didn’t see the importance of education. It is only after the last few years that I have come to recognise that knowledge is the key to a successful life which has led me to Cardiff University”


The Pathway to Social Science has got off to a great start!

December 6, 2012

The Pathway to Social Science has got off to a great start. There are 21 students enrolled who show commitment and enthusiasm for their studies.


Exploring the Past for a better future

November 29, 2012

Exploring the Past, a unique access route to higher education at Cardiff University, has this year helped another seven local adult learners to transform their lives and progress onto a degree scheme.


Fifth meeting of the Wales China Schools Forum

November 26, 2012

The fifth meeting of the Wales China Schools Forum takes place on 2nd and 3rd December 2012 at Cathays Park, Cardiff.


UK Disability History Month, FREE lunch-time taster sessions.

November 21, 2012

UK Disability History Month is an annual event creating a platform to focus on the history of disabled people’s struggle for equality and human rights.


Senghennydd refurbishment

November 13, 2012

During the summer the first floor of Senghennydd Library has been transformed.


First accredited German language centre in Wales

October 26, 2012

Cardiff University’s Centre for Lifelong Learning is the first language provider in Wales to be accredited by the Goethe-Institut to conduct internationally recognised German language examinations.


A new focus on China

October 17, 2012

New initiatives to help build closer partnerships and collaboration across the University with China will be developed in response to plans for greater Internationalisation


Student’s scriptwriting success

September 5, 2012

Fiona Black, a Creative Writing student at the Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning reached the finals of Euroscript Screen Story Competition 2012


Welsh Primary Pupils Share classroom in China

July 20, 2012

Cardiff primary school pupils have been sitting alongside new classmates at a Chongqing School for classes of Chinese language and culture.

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Professional Development team welcomes a new member

July 16, 2012

The Professional Development Team at Cardiff University welcomes Liz Britton as Foreign Languages Project Officer this month. Liz will be responsible for establishing demand for languages within businesses

Project Management

July 8, 2012

Why choose Cardiff University for Project Management Courses? We offer a suite of courses that cater for all levels of expertise and a development pathway for those seeking progression. Our small group sizes and practical approach has helped establish our …

Marketing and Online Communications

July 8, 2012

As well as offering an overview of the subject as a whole, our marketing courses provide a more detailed exploration of a number of different areas of the marketing mix. Delegates will learn how to use more established marketing tools, …


WJEC assessor training event for Mandarin Assessors

May 31, 2012

Cardiff Confucius Institute hosted a Mandarin assessor training course for WJEC as part of their accredited QCF language qualifications programme.


Live local learn local Tutor receives national award

May 14, 2012

We are proud to announce that Amina Shabaan has won the Inspire! Skills for Life Tutor ofthe Year Award 2012 to recognise her work in teaching Arabic language and culture in Cardiff. The NIACE Dysgu Cymru Inspire! Skills for Life …