UCD Lifelong Learning courses are part-time specific interest courses that are participative, engaging and facilitated by experts in their field. This year UCD continues its partnership with the National Library of Ireland by offering a number of history courses as part of the Lifelong Learning programme.
UCD Open Learning gives adult learners the opportunity to study a range of undergraduate modules in UCD. There are no formal entry requirements and Open Learning modules are open to everyone. Individuals can take any combination of modules for interest only (audit) or deepen their learning by completing course assessment (credit).
This academic year (2016/2017), UCD School of History is offering a great range of Open Learning module options.
In episode 5 of 'Kingdom, Empire and Plus Ultra: conversations on the history of Portugal and Spain, 1415-1898‘, Dr. Vivien Kogut Lessa de Sá (Cambridge) is in conversation with series host Dr Edward Collins on the topic of 'Early Colonial Brazil, English Piracy, and the Adventures of Anthony Knivet (1591-1599)'. Read More