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  • 3D Printing/Rapid Prototyping - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    This course is aimed at anyone with prior knowledge of 3D modelling who would like to take their designs further and explore the exciting world of 3D printing.
  • Advanced Conference Interpreting for EU/UN Accreditation Test

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018
    This course is intended for interpreters working towards taking the interpreting accreditation test for the EU and/or UN institutions, or interpreters who are already qualified who want to carry on with their practice.
  • Advanced Guitar Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    This course is designed to build on the intermediate classes, concentrating on the advanced stages of guitar construction and assembly.
  • Algorithmic Design Techniques with Grasshopper - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course will teach you how to approach algorithmic design at different scales and introduce you to a Grasshopper file in connection with Rhino.
  • Alternative Photographic Printmaking - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    The Alternative Photographic Printmaking short course improves your skills in Photoshop for digital negatives, negative scanning, cyanotypes and more.
  • AMUSF Modern and Traditional Upholstery - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    This course is part of the AMUSF (Association of Master Upholsterers and Soft Furnishers) professional qualification programme.
  • ASYE Consolidation of Practice - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    The ASYE Consolidation of Practice module will provide NQSWs with a range of current skills and knowledge regarding contemporary social work practice.
  • AutoCAD Fundamentals - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    Computer-aided design is a vital part of the construction industry. All architects, technicians and construction industry professionals are expected to have at least a basic working knowledge of CAD.
  • AutoCAD Intermediate - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Computer-aided design (CAD) is a vital part of the construction industry. All architects, technicians and construction industry professionals are expected to have at least a basic working knowledge of CAD.
  • Biomed Online - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Our Biomed online course prepares you for Continuing Professional Development, top-up qualifications or postgraduate degrees in biomedical science.
  • Botanical Cyanotypes - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019, April 2019, July 2019
    Are you interested in photography and plants? On this four-hour short course, discover camera-less photographic printing techniques and make your own cyanotype prints using plants from local sources and the power of the sun.
  • Chain Making and Wirework - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    On this course you will learn the basics for working in wire for jewellery, a lively and exciting material with endless possibilities for design.
  • Chair Caning - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018, July 2019
    This course is suitable for those wanting to work commercially, either as part of an upholstery or restoration business or for a hobby, as well as those with a chair they want to repair themselves.
  • CICM Diploma in Credit Management Level 3 - Diploma

    Undergraduate
    Entry: September 2018, September 2019
    The CICM Diploma in Credit Management Level 3 course will help you develop the practical and theoretical skills for a career in credit management.
  • CIM Certificate in Professional Marketing - Certificate

    Undergraduate
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019, September 2019
    London Metropolitan University has been successfully delivering CIM qualifications for over 25 years.
  • CIM Diploma in Professional Marketing - Diploma

    Undergraduate
    Entry: September 2018, September 2019
    With its strong team of tutors and industry contacts, this accredited course can help you progress to senior marketing roles in a wide variety of industries.
  • CIPS Professional Diploma in Procurement & Supply (Levels 2 to 6) - Professional Diploma

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, October 2018, November 2018, December 2018, January 2019, February 2019, March 2019, April 2019, May 2019, June 2019, July 2019
    We take pride in delivering a professional service, flexible in its approach, and focused on the organisation, individuals and their needs. We have been recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).
  • Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, February 2019
    A professional qualification accredited by CISCO this course teaches you to network, operate and troubleshoot complex networks and systems.
  • Cisco CCNA Security - CCNA

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019
    Our Cisco CCNA Security short course will teach you to design and implement security solutions that reduce the risk of revenue loss and vulnerability.
  • Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching - CCNP

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019
    This course is for CCNA-qualified networking engineers, one of the few places in the UK that is certified by Cisco Systems to provide CCNP training.
  • Commedia dell'Arte for the 21st Century - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019, April 2019, July 2019
    Chiara D'Anna, Italian actress, director, writer and academic will teach this exciting course - an introduction to Commedia dell���Arte and its legacy in contemporary performance. Chiara is one of the top practitioners and scholars in the UK: a tutor with both deep, theoretical knowledge and professional experience as an actress, director and teacher. Techniques studied will comprise body awareness, improvisation, stagecraft, slapstick, stock characterisation and half-mask technique.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability - Adv Dip Pro Dev

    Postgraduate
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019, September 2019
    This advanced diploma gives you the ability to be more aware of the issues surrounding corporate social responsibility.
  • Create an Editorial Illustration in a Day - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    On this short course, you'll examine the discipline of editorial illustration by undertaking an editorial commission.
  • Design for Retail Interiors - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This course aims to give you an insight into the retail design process, from the initial research and survey of space to developing brand concepts and the brand personality through mood boards, design concepts, sketch models and presentations.
  • Designing Through 3D Sketching - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    This course will demonstrate various techniques and media used by professional designers in order to help bring your own drawings to life and give them the illusion of form, volume and space.
  • Devising Characters - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018, January 2019, April 2019, July 2019
    Explore different approaches to character building and devising through this this unique course, taught over several Saturdays. Based on the notion of actor as creator, we place the performer at the heart of the creative process. Rather than interpreting a written text and building a character from a play, you'll be writing your own characters and stories.
  • Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) (English Law)

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019
    This is a preparatory course for the Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) examination.
  • Diploma in Translation Preparatory Courses (CIoL)

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    This distance-learning course offers the opportunity to translate from English into Arabic, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Russian, and from Spanish, French, Italian, Russian into English.
  • Documentary Street Photography - The City and The East End - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This short course provides the ideal opportunity to explore the local architecture and street life in the East End of London.
  • Employee Engagement - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course will equip learners with a comprehensive academic understanding of the concept of engagement and how it can be applied in an organisational and international context.
  • Employment Law and Practice - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This short course will provide you with an understanding of the legal framework relating to employee relations and human resource management, giving you the ability to handle and analyse legal materials with confidence.
  • Employment Law and Practice - Adv Dip Pro Dev

    Postgraduate
    Entry: September 2018, September 2019
    This Advanced Diploma in Professional Development in Employment Law and Practice is an executive-level course that provides a University Diploma, delivered in London via weekend and evening study and supported by distance learning.
  • Engagement: Measuring and Managing Employee Engagement for Organisational Success - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, February 2019
    This one-day course ensures that you gain a comprehensive understanding of employee engagement. Find out what motivates your staff and how to keep them focused on making your organisation a success.
  • Excel: Acquiring Critical Skills For Data Manipulation - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2019
    This short course will teach users how to employ certain critical tools in Excel Office. This course focuses on understanding how to use ready-made numerical functions, learning how to employ sophisticated data manipulation tools, understanding how to use ready-made macros, learning how to create macros from scratch and understanding the concept of developing a worksheet application.
  • Experimental Drawing - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course aims to develop a culture of experimentation and creativity within mark-making and experimental drawing for illustration and design work.
  • From Metal Sheet to Hollow Form - Making Vessels and Containers - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    This course will give you an insight into the process of creating vessels and hollow forms, from the initial idea stage to the final piece.
  • Fundamentals of Human Nutrition - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    This intensive, online four-week course provides an introduction to this dynamic and exciting field. This course is designed as a primer for postgraduate nutrition and dietetics courses.
  • Furniture Restoration - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019, April 2019
    This short course introduces you to the restoration and repair of wooden objects and furniture, and is taught at London Met's art school The Cass.
  • Gilding for Beginners - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019, April 2019
    This short course gives an introduction to gilding skills for beginners or for those who wish to extend existing skills.
  • Historic Varnishes & Finishes: Japanning & Oil Finishing - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, May 2019
    Suitable for both beginners and professionals, this course will teach you the decorative art of japanning and oil finishing.
  • InDesign for Photographers - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    The InDesign for Photographers course helps you deliver professional print products, create interactive elements, web-based presentations and more.
  • Intermediate Furniture Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, March 2019
    Make an amazing chair! This course is designed to extend furniture-making skills that have been acquired on the Introduction to Furniture Making course.
  • Intermediate Guitar Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    These classes are designed to consolidate the skills acquired in the introductory classes and to guide you in the continued preparation and assembly of the guitar���s component parts.
  • International Foundation Programme Law - Prep Diploma

    Undergraduate
    Entry: September 2018, September 2019
    This course will give you the chance to spend a year preparing for a university degree course in London. You'll be able to develop your subject knowledge, English language skills and the study skills you will need to go on to a degree course.
  • International Foundation Programme Sciences - Prep Diploma

    Undergraduate
    Entry: September 2018, September 2019
    This course will give you the chance to spend a year preparing for a university degree course in London. You'll be able to develop your subject knowledge, English language skills and the study skills you will need to go on to a degree course.
  • Interpreting: Introduction to Conference Interpreting - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This course is ideal for interpreters who'd like an introduction to conference interpreting. 2018 dates: 25 to 29 July
  • Interviewing Skills - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: December 2018
    This course enables participants to develop and practise interview skills in a variety of work related contexts. It provides participants with appropriate skills, knowledge and attributes to enable them to conduct interviews successfully and with confidence in the workplace.
  • Introduction to ARCHICAD BIM 20.0 - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course is an introduction to the main tools and techniques used in ARCHICAD related to modelling and layout presentation. The course will provide you with a solid starting block to use the software confidently and effectively.
  • Introduction to Black and White Photography - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This short course will introduce you to black and white analogue photography including camera handling, shooting, film development and more.
  • Introduction to Children's Book Illustration - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    The Children's Book Illustration short course will introduce you to the highly vibrant and dynamic children's book market.
  • Introduction to Colour Printing from Film - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Discover the history, tradition and craft of colour analogue photography in our professional well-equipped colour darkrooms with this short course.
  • Introduction to Company Accounts - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, February 2019
    This one-day course is designed to provide an understanding of the primary financial statements and other main contents of published annual company accounts. The focus is on defining accounting terms and explaining key concepts so that you'll be able to read an annual report with confidence. No prior knowledge of company accounts is assumed.
  • Introduction to Diplomatic Interpreting - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    Improve your interpreting techniques in the diplomatic environment with this short course running on 18 to 22 June 2018.
  • Introduction to Furniture Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, March 2019
    This practical one-day-a-week, 15-week-long course is an introduction to basic furniture-making and aims to give you a useful grounding in the field.
  • Introduction to Guitar Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    This course is for those with no prior experience of guitar making and who have a desire to build their own musical instrument.
  • Introduction to Hand-Drawn Type - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    Hand drawn type is a key part of current illustration and graphic design as well as having a rich history in visual arts. It is a great addition to any creative���s repertoire.
  • Introduction to Illustration - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    Learn the processes and techniques of communicating ideas through image-making with this Introduction to Illustration short course.
  • Introduction to Leatherwork - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This four-day course will give you a taste of working with leather, providing a practical guide with emphasis on hands-on application.
  • Introduction to Photography - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018
    This course is an introduction to photography, aiming to ensure a general all-round knowledge of both analogue and digital photographic techniques.
  • Introduction to Screen Printing - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This screen printing short course will explore the different techniques of screen printing. No prior digital skills are required.
  • Introduction to Traditional Upholstery - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This course introduces you to the basic constructional methods, using traditional materials and methods that have been used for several centuries.
  • Introduction to Weaving - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course will give you a solid introduction to the beauty of weaving, from start to finish. You'll have the opportunity to work in our outstanding facilities, select appropriate yarns and work towards a finished product.
  • Irish Writers in London Summer School - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    First established in 1996, the Irish Writer in London Summer School provides an informal but informed setting for you to read and discuss contemporary literature.
  • Jewellery Making with Metal and Resin - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course aims to provide you with enough skills to confidently work on both metal and resin to realise your designs.
  • Leather Belt Making - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This three-session course will introduce you to the craft of belt making as well as giving you an understanding of leathers and tools.
  • Making Furniture with Power Tools - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This intermediate level course concentrates on the use of portable power tool technology for making furniture in solid timber manufactured boards.
  • Modern and Traditional Finishing - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This five-day course is designed to give you an introduction to modern and traditional finishing.
  • Night Photography from the City to the River - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Explore the evening atmosphere of local architecture and river environments on the edge of the city and close to the vibrant community of Brick Lane.
  • One Day Introduction to Colour Printing - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    This is an intensive practical workshop in colour printing. We will show examples of hand printed C-types colour prints and use negatives to experiment with the process. We will make at least one print from your negatives for you to take home.
  • Open Language Programme - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This short course will enable you to learn and develop knowledge of a language from a wide range of choice.
  • Oracle Certification Programme (OCP) - Java Enterprise Component Development

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019
    A short course for professional Java web developers who would like to enhance their knowledge of Java Enterprise Edition
  • Oracle Certification Programme (OCP) - - DBA 11g

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, February 2019, May 2019
    Gain the knowledge, practical skills and hands-on experience of the Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) with our Oracle Certification Programme (OCP).
  • Portfolio Preparation - Interior Design - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This course will guide you through the process of producing a portfolio of work to apply for undergraduate courses in Interior Design.
  • Portfolio Preparation for 16-18 Year Olds (Architecture, Spatial Design and Interior Architecture) - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This course will teach you how to produce a portfolio of work which is required when applying for undergraduate courses in architecture, interior, spatial, urban and three-dimensional design.
  • Practice Education (Stages 1 and 2) - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
  • Presentation Skills - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018
    This short course explores the skills needed to deliver effective and engaging presentations within a professional environment. It examines what is needed to clearly communicate with confidence.
  • Psychology and Sexology CPD - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2019, July 2019
    On this course you will learn to understand sexology within a medical, psychological and sociological context.
  • Public-Private Partnerships - Adv Dip Pro Dev

    Postgraduate
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This Advanced Diploma in Professional Development in Public-Private Partnerships is an executive-level course that provides a University Diploma.
  • Recycle Your Old Jewellery - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    On this short course you'll learn the techniques of cuttlefish and sand-casting to recycle your old jewellery and make new and exciting pieces.
  • Research and Design Preparation for BA Fashion - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: December 2018, April 2019, July 2019
    This course aims to analyse your existing design process, identifying strengths and weaknesses and helping to build upon your current standard through key techniques to prepare you for your Fashion Design BA.
  • RIBA: Practice in the UK - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018
    This introduction to the UK construction industry is for non-UK qualified architects or those seeking to return to the industry after a career break.
  • Rug Gun Tufting - Two Day Workshop - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, April 2019, July 2019
    This hands-on two-day course will give you a taste of rug making, and in particular, rug gun tufting. This technique of using a rug gun to make your own rug is much faster than hand tufting and brings its own rewards. You'll be able to explore your own design vision, whilst mastering the process and techniques involved in using a rug tufting gun.
  • Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: May 2019, June 2019
    The Sexual Exploitation of Children and Young People course focuses on the sexual exploitation of children and young people in UK and global contexts.
  • Sexual Violence - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: February 2019
    This six-day short course focuses on forms of sexual violence in childhood and adulthood. The 2018 dates are Thursday 8 and 9 February, Thursday 22 and Friday 23 February 2018, and Thursday 22 and Friday 23 March 2018
  • Sketching Interior Spaces Part 1 - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: October 2018, January 2019, April 2019
    This course is designed to give individuals with an interest in interior, architecture and spatial design an opportunity to develop their drawing skills in sketchbook format.
  • Sketching Interior Spaces Part 2 - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    This course is for those who want to build on drawing skills of live spaces covered in the Sketching Interior Spaces Part 1 short course.
  • Specialist Black and White Darkroom Processes - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Our Specialist Black and White Analogue Darkroom Processes short course will help you develop a range of advanced techniques.
  • SQL and Database Technology for Financial Information Systems - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2019
    This short course enables participants to learn how to create a Menu driven financial Information System and use associated SQL scripts.
  • Subject Knowledge Enhancement Mathematics - Short Course

    Postgraduate
    Entry: April 2019
    Subject Knowledge Enhancement courses (SKEs) are about improving subject knowledge in preparation for a Teacher Training course. The course is available to PGCE offer holders at London Metropolitan University or at other universities.
  • Subtitling: Intensive Course - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    This course will give you an overview of the main characteristics of subtitling against other audio-visual translation modes, available between 21 and 23 June 2017.
  • Training the Trainers of Interpreting Studies

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    This course is suitable for professional interpreters with an interest and experience in teaching interpreting skills (in further and higher education) and a wish to enhance their pedagogic methodology.
  • Training the Trainers of Translation - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    To develop translation training skills and understand teaching methodologies applied to translation studies.
  • Translation Memory Tools (SDL Trados) - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2019
    This course provides a solid grounding in the use of Translation Memory (TM) tools (SDL Trados Studio) and general training in the principles of TMs.
  • Upholster a Traditional Kidney Shape Stool - Masterclass - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2019
    This masterclass is an excellent next step for those who already know how to upholster a traditional stuff and stitched straight edge.
  • Upholstery Skills One Day Workshop - Drop-In Seat - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018
    This one-day course will give you the opportunity to learn basic traditional upholstery techniques while working on a drop-in seat cushion to rejuvenate an old chair or create a soft pad for a new chair. The course is also a good follow up to the Intermediate Furniture Making short course at The Cass.
  • Working in Collage - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: September 2018, January 2019
    Explore and express ideas and concepts with this hands-on design and illustration-focused collage short course.