Centre for Continuing Education

Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities

Arts & Humanities. Enrich your life.

Arts and Humanities courses are a fantastic way to explore interesting topics. They also help to develop your analytical thinking and communication techniques – useful in whichever career you choose.

The University of Sydney’s Centre for Continuing Education offers a wide range of Arts and Humanities courses. Subjects range from hands-on and creative to theoretical and academic. We also provide flexible class options to suit your schedule.

Studying arts and humanities enhances your world and gives you invaluable skills for your professional and everyday life. Learn about arts and humanities the smart way with Arts & Humanities courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Israeli Literature as a Window into Society Course

Jewish Culture. Learn about Jewish Culture with us. Learn about Jewish culture the smart way with Jewish Culture courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical & Jewish Studies Course materials developed by The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning - a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For specific enquiries regarding the program, please contact Hinda Young on 0432 567 917 or email. This series of ten... [More]
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Travel Writing Course I: Sun, Sea and Script

Creative Writing. Express yourself with the written word. Develop your creative style the smart way with Creative Writing courses at the University of Sydney. Pack your passport and pen and come to along to this class, which is ideal for anyone who has ever wanted to turn their travel stories into saleable tales. The goal of this course is to reveal the varied possibilities available for the aspiring travel writer. Whether the journey is far or near, this workshop will enable you... [More]
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$184 Limited inc GST
Travel Writing Course I: Sun, Sea and Script

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Cartooning for Beginners Course

Drawing. Draw out your inner artist. Learn to draw the smart way with Drawing courses at the University of Sydney. Cartooning is not only fun, but it is a way to visually communicate stories and ideas – a vital skill in today’s world. Cartooning is a highly sought after skill in the fields of entertainment, advertising, design and education. Skills in cartooning are used in the production of comics, animation, illustration, storyboards, web content, user interface design, graphic... [More]
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$172 Limited inc GST
Cartooning for Beginners Course

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$172 Limited inc GST
Cartooning for Beginners Course

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Creative Writing Course

Creative Writing. Express yourself with the written word. Develop your creative style the smart way with Creative Writing courses at the University of Sydney. Designed to give participants the practical skills to approach their creative writing projects with confidence, this creative writing course is built around particular topics integral to the writing process, such as voice, character, structure, theme and editing. Using exercises to get started, participants will look at the... [More]
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$398 Limited inc GST
Creative Writing Course

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$398 Limited inc GST
Creative Writing Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - Creative Writing”}</p><p>Designed to give participants the practical skills to approach their creative writing projects with confidence, this creative writing course

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$398 Limited inc GST
Creative Writing Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - Creative Writing”}</p><p>Designed to give participants the practical skills to approach their creative writing projects with confidence, this creative writing course

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$398 Limited inc GST
Creative Writing Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - Creative Writing”}</p><p>Designed to give participants the practical skills to approach their creative writing projects with confidence, this creative writing course

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$398 Limited inc GST
Creative Writing Course

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Alexander the Great Course: Conqueror of the World

History. See the future. It’s in the past. The world as we know it today has been shaped by events of the past. Learn about history the smart way with History courses at the University of Sydney. Alexander the Great, the son of King Philip II of Macedon, inherited the throne in 336 BC at the age of 20. Two years later he began a series of campaigns which broke the power of the Persians, creating an empire which stretched from the Adriatic Sea to the Indus River. Alexander died in... [More]
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$144 Limited inc GST
Alexander the Great Course: Conqueror of the World

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Philosophy Course: Philosophy of Enlightenment

Philosophy. Study the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality and existence. Learn about philosophy the smart way with Philosophy courses at the University of Sydney. To be ‘enlightened’ is to be set free from false beliefs: in that sense of the word it is as relevant to our world as it was to the eighteenth century. But this is a complex story; the ideas of progress, reason and economic capitalism, unleashed in the eighteenth century have also fed into the destructive feature of... [More]
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$316 Limited inc GST
Philosophy Course: Philosophy of Enlightenment

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Screenwriting Course: From Concept to Feature Film Script

Film. Focus on cinema. Appreciate and learn about film the smart way with Film courses at CCE, the University of Sydney. For anyone contemplating being a screenwriter, a career in filmmaking or just interested in a greater appreciation of how films are put together, this course is a must. An excellent screenplay story is at the heart of every great film and this course will teach you how to write one. You will learn the fundamentals of writing for a market to the writer’s... [More]
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$597 Limited GST free
Screenwriting Course: From Concept to Feature Film Script

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Introduction to Philosophy Course I

Philosophy. Study the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality and existence. Learn about philosophy the smart way with Philosophy courses at the University of Sydney. This philosophy course provides participants with an understanding of the history of philosophy and the major contribution philosophy has made to areas of thought, such as political theory, ethics, aesthetics and the sciences. This introduction to philosophy course encourages the development of critical thinking and... [More]
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$316 Limited inc GST
Introduction to Philosophy Course I

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Writing the Real Course

Creative Writing. Express yourself with the written word. Develop your creative style the smart way with Creative Writing courses at the University of Sydney. This writing course offers you a rich immersion in creative nonfiction, practical tuition and instruction in composition and style, along with plenty of opportunities to write and be inspired. You’ll learn how to approach nonfiction writing with imagination, discipline and lyricism. The course explores the distinctions... [More]
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$390 Limited inc GST
Writing the Real Course

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$390 Limited inc GST
Writing the Real Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - Creative Writing”}</p><p>This writing course offers you a rich immersion in creative nonfiction, practical tuition and instruction in composition and style, along with

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$390 Limited inc GST
Writing the Real Course

<p>{block name:“Course Tagline - Creative Writing”}</p><p>This writing course offers you a rich immersion in creative nonfiction, practical tuition and instruction in composition and style, along with

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Philosophy Course: Machiavelli and Political Philosophy

Philosophy. Study the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality and existence. Learn about philosophy the smart way with Philosophy courses at the University of Sydney. Machiavelli’s influence on modern political theory cannot be overstated. The Prince, his most famous work, provides an interesting lens for examining modern politics and is perhaps more relevant than ever. The term ‘Machiavellian intelligence’ refers to the principles of his political philosophy and the idea that... [More]
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$316 Limited inc GST
Philosophy Course: Machiavelli and Political Philosophy

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