Short Courses

Science & Nature

Science & Nature Short Courses.

Science & Nature courses

We will be offering some in-person courses, as well as a selection of online courses too.

Courses marked as (Credit) are open to everyone. As a credit student, you will matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. For more information, please visit the Studying for Credit pages.


Term 3 (April to June 2024)

In-person courses


Earth Science Field Trips


Mostly Murder, 1935: Cases from Edinburgh's Forensic Medicine Archives


Marine Biology and Ecology: Field Trip (Yellow Craig, East Lothian)


Important Information

For enquiries about the content of the courses in this subject area, please contact Course Organiser, Angus Miller by email:

For all general enquiries, please contact us by email at