Centre for Continuing Education

Arts and humanities

Arts and humanities

Arts and humanities. Enrich your life.

COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses

We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol.

Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available.


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 and humanities courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Jewish Culture Course: The Ethics of Jewish Living

Jewish culture. Learn about Jewish culture with us. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. In partnership with the Department of Hebrew, Biblical and Jewish Studies Course materials... [More]
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Jewish Culture Course: The Ethics of Jewish Living

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Alexander the Great Course: Conqueror of the World

History. See the future. It’s in the past. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Alexander the Great, the son of King Philip II of Macedon, inherited the throne in 336 BC at the age... [More]
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Alexander the Great Course: Conqueror of the World

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Creative Writing Essentials Course

Creative writing. Express yourself with the written word. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Have you always wanted to write? Have you started a novel and are looking for some tips... [More]
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Creative Writing Essentials Course

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Creative Writing Essentials Course

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The Poetry Workshop

Creative writing. Express yourself with the written word. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Description: What a Poem Is; What a Poem is For; and How You Make One A poem is a... [More]
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The Poetry Workshop

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Writing the Real Course

Creative writing. Express yourself with the written word. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. This writing course offers you a rich immersion in creative nonfiction, practical... [More]
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Writing the Real Course

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Photography Essentials Course

Photography. Focus your creativity. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. This two-day course offers a wide range of learning outcomes, from the absolute basics of photography, to an... [More]
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Photography Essentials Course

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Photography Essentials Course

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Alexander's Heirs Course: The Ptolemies of Egypt

History. See the future. It’s in the past. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Join us in examining the rise and fall of the Ptolemaic Dynasty from Alexander the Great to Cleopatra... [More]
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Alexander's Heirs Course: The Ptolemies of Egypt

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Watercolour Course for Beginners

Painting. Picture yourself painting. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Have you ever thought you might enjoy watercolour painting? It’s such a wonderfully soft and expressive... [More]
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Watercolour Course for Beginners

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Watercolour Course for Beginners

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Travel Writing Course I: Sun, Sea and Script

Creative writing. Express yourself with the written word. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Pack your passport and pen and come to along to this class, which is ideal for anyone... [More]
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Travel Writing Course I: Sun, Sea and Script

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Religion Course: World Religions

Religion and spirituality. Learn about systems of faith and worship. COVID-19 update: arrangement of our courses We are now delivering courses both online and in-person. Please check the delivery format for each class before you enrol. Please note that course materials for all classes (excluding prescribed textbooks) are shared electronically within 48 hours of a course starting. Printing is not available. Join us for a crash course on religion. What is religion and why is it... [More]
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Religion Course: World Religions

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