Individual Archive and Information Studies CPD Module

School of Humanities, Social Sciences and Law

Take one of our modules as a single short course lasting 9-15 weeks. These can improve your skills in the workplace or improve your future job prospects

Start date
Monday 6 January 2025
15 weeks max (part time)

Learn new skills or reinforce old ones. Learn about current theory and best practice. Improve your skills in working with new technologies.

All modules offered by CAIS can be taken as single short courses lasting 9-15 weeks. Our courses are popular with people wishing to apply new learning in their workplace and to improve future job prospects. The modules are suitable for those working in the archives, museum, library, or heritage sectors.

Many people also choose to take modules just for personal interest and they are ideal if you are interested in family or local history.

With over 30 courses on offer you can choose from modules offering a general overview to those looking in-depth at particular subjects.

The key subjects covered are:

  • archive management
  • records management
  • information compliance
  • digital preservation and management
  • family and local history

Professional accreditation


All CAIS programmes are accredited by the UK Archives and Records Association and The Records and Information Management (RIM) Professionals Australasia

UK Archives and Records Association Records and Information Management (RIM) Professionals Australasia
Questions? Need help?

Contact our Archive and Information Studies enquiry team

+44 (0)1382 386472