Available upskilling courses

Upskilling short courses and modules are available in a range of categories

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Our courses

Enhance your existing skills or learn something new to boost your personal and professional development with our Upskilling courses.

Supported by the Scottish Government and Scottish Funding Council Upskilling Fund you might be eligible for a fully funded place on our courses.

Art and Design

Courses for academic year 2022-2023 will be announced by August 2022

Careers

Community Education

Courses for academic year 2022-2023 will be announced by August 2022

Health Sciences

    Modules are offered at a variety of levels

    • Level 7 is equivalent to first year at university
    • Level 8 is equivalent to second year at university
    • Level 9 is equivalent to third year at university.
    • Level 10 is an honours level
    • Level 11 is Master level education; you will be expected to show evidence of studying at least level 9 in recent years

    September 2022

    Module number Module title Module SCQF level Available places
    NB30127

    Integrating mental health and professional practice

    9 20 
    PN50167

    Integrating mental health and professional practice

    11

    NB30144

    Working with drug users to reduce drug related harm 9 20

    PN50168

    Working with drug users to reduce drug related harm 11

    NB10140

    Care of complex needs for older People in Care homes 7 20

    NB20141

    Care of complex needs for older People in Care homes 8

    January 2023

    Module number Module title Module SCQF level Available places

    NB30142

    Rehabilitation and recovery in people with long term effects of Covid 9 20

    PN50171

    Rehabilitation and recovery in people with long term effects of Covid 11

    NB20138

    Mentally Healthy Workplace Course for Managers

    8 20

    NB30122

    Minor Illness Management

    9 20

    PN50149

    Minor Illness Management 11

    May 2023

    Module number Module title Module SCQF level Available places

    NB10139

    Infection prevention and control for all Health & social care settings 7 20
    TBC Spiritual care for professional practice 9 20
    TBC Spiritual care for professional practice 11

    NB30130

    Work Based Skills and Innovative Practice

    9 20
    NB40131

    Work Based Skills and Innovative Practice

    10

    PN50159

    Work Based Skills and Innovative Practice

    11

    How to apply for Health Sciences modules

    1. Contact HealthSciences-Postqualifying@dundee.ac.uk to enquire if there are still funded places available on the module of your choice and discuss your eligibility for funding.
    2. We can only offer one module per person, to ensure as many people as possible get access to this opportunity
    3. You need to act quickly with the application process and follow the instructions provided. Delay in doing so could mean that the place will be offered to someone on the waiting list. Therefore, it is crucial that you read emails carefully.

    Languages

    Fully funded places available on our 25 week intensive language courses. Learn on a credit-bearing courses up to the level of a Scottish Higher.

    Science and Engineering