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short courses

Looking to improve your skills or change career? Our cutting-edge short courses and CPD courses could be the key.

This is a university that’s relevant today and focused on tomorrow. A university that never stands still and is never complacent – just like you.

We care about your continuing professional development (CPD) so as well as part-time degrees, we run innovative and enlightening short courses – both on-campus and online.

We offer CPD modules and short courses on the most cutting-edge issues, including new legislation – for instance IFRS 16 Leases (an International Financial Reporting Standard) – as well as some of the pressing issues of our time, such as Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Short course
This introductory course is designed to provide a fundamental overview of the difference between leadership and management and demonstrates the value of leadership in today’s working environment.
University of Derby Online Learning
Short course
This short, university credit bearing course adopts a wide approach to this surgical journey and is suitable for anyone working with surgical patients or who may have an interest in surgery as a health and social care practitioner.
University of Derby Online Learning
Short course
Strategic Marketing Management is a short, university credit bearing course which is designed to enable you to develop an appreciation of the role of marketing and the management of marketing functions in the modern organisation.
University of Derby Online Learning
Short course
This short, university credit bearing course will help you to learn about how all people can experience a range of different forms and degrees of emotional and psychological distress and disorder.