adult learner


Celebrating Student Achievement at our Awards Ceremony

Posted on 26 April 2017 by Kelly Cumiskey

  Each year, Continuing and Professional Education (CPE) in Academic and Student Support Services formally recognises student achievement at our annual Awards Ceremony.  This event is always eagerly anticipated as it provides the ideal opportunity for students and staff to celebrate personal academic achievements, as well as acknowledging the contribution that CPE makes to adult
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Why you study with us….

Posted on 6 March 2017 by Kelly Cumiskey

  We recently asked our students to volunteer for a photoshoot.  We regularly need photos for our Choices prospectus, for our website and social media.  Thankfully volunteers come forward as they want to help us promote our courses or as one student put it “to give something back!” The photoshoot was also a good opportunity
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Meet our Pathways Students

Posted on 5 December 2016 by Catrin Evans

With the Pathway to a Degree Open Day in January, we thought we’d share with you what it’s really like to embark on a Pathways programme and spoke to one of our Inside Narratives students (Pathway to a Degree in English Language, Literature & Philosophy), Tammy Davies about her journey with Continuing and Professional Education.
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Not an Ordinary Life…

Posted on 21 September 2016 by Kelly Cumiskey

It was with great sadness we heard about the passing of Eileen Younghusband on Friday 2nd September 2016 at the age of 95.  A supporter of adult education and former student, Eileen was a regular visitor to Continuing and Professional Education (or the Centre for Lifelong Learning as she knew it).  Her legacy will be
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Come along to our next Open Day

Posted on 26 August 2016 by Catrin Evans

Are you looking for a new challenge this autumn or maybe just want to try something new? Want to find out more? Our next Continuing and Professional Education Open Day will be held Wednesday 14th September between 12.00 noon to 2.00pm and 5.00pm to 7.00pm in the friendly Cyber Cafe located in the Continuing and
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If you have always wanted to learn more about English Language, Literature or Philosophy then Inside Narratives is for you!

Posted on 18 April 2016 by Kelly Cumiskey

  Inside Narratives is a part-time progression pathway in English Language, Literature and Philosophy that has been developed to help students realise their ambition to study these subjects at degree level. It enables students to study within a timescale, framework and environment designed specifically to cater for the needs of busy adult learners. The pathway
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Celebrating Achievement at Our Awards Ceremony

Posted on 30 March 2016 by Kelly Cumiskey

On Friday 11th March we celebrated student success at our Annual Awards Ceremony.  Over 180 guests attended the special event and 63 students received certificates, awards or prizes.  The ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate student success whilst highlighting the breadth of activity that Continuing Professional Education (CPE) provides. We provide over 400 part-time courses
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