Events and open days
One of the best ways to get a feel for the Department for Lifelong Learning and hear answers to any questions you may have is by talking to us face-to-face. We'd love to meet you at one of our events, open days, taster workshops or other events we're attending.
Discover is a FREE award winning short course, designed to inspire adults who haven’t been to university to progress with their learning. It focuses on themes that link into the subjects offered by the Department for Lifelong Learning. The course runs one morning per week for 6 weeks.
The next Discover course will start on the following dates:
Rotherham: The next Rotherham course will start on June 4th 2019 and run for 6 weeks.
Visit the Discover course pages to find out more and register your interest in the next course.
From the 10th to 15th June the Archaeology Department and the Department for Lifelong Learning will once again be carrying out Archaeological fieldwork on a new and intriguing site on the outskirts of Sheffield.
The University also runs a series of Open Days for anyone interested in attending the University. To book a place, simply follow the link to the registration form. Our Mature Student Ambassadors are available at every Open Day on the mature student stall in The Octagon. You can also book onto subject talks within departments, speak to University support staff, and visit the University on a campus tour. See below for further details.