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Short courses: staff discount

The University's 2015/16 programme of short courses, which starts in late September, is open for booking, with a 10 per cent discount for all staff.

Short courses are typically offered as short evening or daytime classes, held over 10 or 11 consecutive weeks.

They are a chance to develop knowledge and skills in a wide range of subject areas:

  • Archaeology
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Creative Writing
  • Design
  • Film, Media and Contemporary Cultures
  • History
  • Languages
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Personal Development
  • Philosophy & Religion
  • Psychology & Language Sciences
  • Science & Nature
  • Society & politics

Venues and booking

Many courses take place at Paterson’s Land on the Holyrood campus, and the University partners with the Filmhouse cinema, the National Museum of Scotland and other organisations and venues across the city.

Staff can use their EASE login details to claim the 10 per cent discount when booking online.

Full details are available on the short courses web pages, below.