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 Non-accredited courses

To enrol on the following free non-accredited courses, there is no minimum entry requirement.

Introduction to Complementary Therapies


​​This introductory course will give an overview of therapies in general, to gain a knowledge of the history and theory of Complementary Therapies. The course will be a mix of basic theory and practical application and will link in to the Museum's traditional Welsh medicine and other collections.  It is intended to be enjoyable, fun and motivating! It is also an excellent introduction to the 10 credit Level 3 Reflexology module, and Anatomy and Physiology module run in the community.​​​​

Dates and times
Fridays 15th March 2019 - Friday 12th April 2019
1pm - 3pm
Venue: St Fagans National Museum of History

Non-accredited. Select "Complementary Therapies 201819_2" on the enrolment form.

Creative Writing


Ever wanted to write your own story? This introductory course is ideal for both beginners and those wanting to hone their skills. You will have the opportunity to explore the collections at St Fagans National Museum of History to inspire your work.

 

Dates and times
Tuesdays 30 April 2019 - Tuesday 21st May 2019
1.00pm - 3.00pm
Venue: St Fagans National Museum of History

Non-accredited

Select "Creative Writing 201819_1" on the enrolment form.

Sociology


This course will explore issues in society through sociology. It will cover a basic understanding of sociology and develop an overview of sociological theory.

Dates and times
Wednesdays 8th May 2019 - Wednesday 12th June 2019 (no class in half-term)
12.30pm - 2.30pm
Venue: Willows High School

Non-accredited. Select 'Sociology 20189_1' on the enrolment form.

Introduction to Complementary Therapies


This Introductory Course will give an overview of therapies in general, to gain a knowledge of the history and theory of Complementary Therapies. The course will be a mix of basic theory and practical application and is intended to be enjoyable, fun and motivating! It is also an excellent introduction to the 10 credit Level 3 Reflexology module and Anatomy & Physiology module run in the community.​​​​

Dates and times
Tuesdays 30th April 2019 - Tuesday 21st May 2019
9.30am - 12 noon
Venue: Pentrebane Zone

Non-accredited. Select "Complementary Therapies 201819_3​" on the enrolment form.​

Introduction to Psychology


On this course you will gain an introduction into the study of psychology through consideration of some of the main subject areas such as social behaviour of people, child development and understanding the brain to understand behaviour.​

Dates and times
Mondays 13th May 2019 - Monday 10th June 2019 (No class on Bank Holidays 6th & 27th May 2019)
9.30am - 11.30am
Venue: Trowbridge Community Centre

Non-Accredited - Select "Psychology 201819_1" on the enrolment form.​​​​

FAN (Friends and Neighbours) Group


Friends and Neighbours (FAN) in Cardiff welcomes people from around the corner and around the world who wish to meet together in friendship.

FAN is a local charity that brings people of all ages together in the spirit of friendship. If you enjoy others or are feeling a little lonely, you will be sure of finding a warm welcome. FAN Groups create a sense of community and are a wonderful network. If you're learning English, FAN can be a good way to improve your skills.

Dates and times
Tuesdays 12th March 2019 - Tuesday 16th July 2019 (no classes on 9th,16th & 23rd April)
3pm - 4pm
Venue: Student Union, Cardiff Met Llandaff Campus

No booking required - just turn up.