This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application and online profile when applying for a job or course. Experts from The Careers Service here at The University of Sheffield share their top tips to help you write exceptional applications, CVs (or résumés), covering letters [...]
This free three week course provides the tools you need to succeed at interviews and land your dream job or course place. Being offered an interview is exciting but can be quite daunting. On this course, our experts from The Careers Service here at The University of Sheffield will [...]
Every thought about creating your own makerspace? Learn how to provide a space for children to boost creativity and employability. Understand how a makerspace can prepare children for industry 4.0. The fourth industrial revolution (industry 4.0) will fundamentally change the way we work and live, yet it is still [...]
Take a journey through the literature of English country houses from the time of Thomas More to Oscar Wilde. Trace the history and context of country house literature. Through the course you will investigate and discuss the role and representation of the English country house in literature, and learn [...]
Get a practical introduction to the mechanics of songwriting and meet established songwriters with this free online course. Ever wanted to write a song, but not known how? This course will introduce you to the tools and techniques you need to write your first song.
Get an introduction to technical report writing. Find out how to communicate your ideas through well-written engineering reports. Technical reports are a vital tool for engineers to communicate their ideas. This online course introduces technical report writing and teaches the techniques you need to construct well-written engineering [...]
Learn about the forensic technique of facial reconstruction from the experts involved in a real crime case. On Saturday 22 January 2000, two men found a small holdall, abandoned on an industrial estate in the north of Sheffield. Upon opening the bag they made a gruesome discovery. A badly [...]
Learn to recognise the signs of domestic violence and support domestic violence survivors as a health or social care worker. Enhance your knowledge of gender-based violence and the forms of domestic abuse. Domestic violence is a global health issue that can take many forms and affect anyone. Health and [...]
Demystify the ageing Demystify the ageing process and learn how our everyday behaviours are likely to affect our long-term musculoskeletal health. On this course, you’ll learn why our bones, joints and muscles function less well as we age, and discover how best to live well as we get older.