Humanities & Social SciencesCPD for Personal & Professional Development

Upskill, reskill or add to existing knowledge.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is a leader in providing professional and personal development for a broad range of sectors.

Drawing from the Faculty’s wide academic experience and research, we have created an innovative portfolio of learning, including short and medium-length courses taking place online and in-person.

If you would like to discuss any aspect of our programmes or commission a bespoke programme for your organisation, please get in touch.

Our offering


Flexible programmes for individuals, with online, blended and on-campus options available.


We have a range of learning options for groups of varying sizes and professional backgrounds.

Partner organisations

We design and deliver bespoke courses for a variety of external partner organisations.

Our expertise

Free online courses for all.

The Faculty for Humanities and Social Sciences has harnessed the power of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) in partnership with FutureLearn to share academic expertise in an accessible and user-friendly way.

We offer courses in a diverse range of subjects. These reflect our Faculty’s commitment to underpinning Strathclyde’s place as a leading technological university by putting people at the heart of our work.

All are welcome on these online courses and they require no previous knowledge of the subject matter.


Contact us

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