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For over one hundred years, the Faculty of Extension has been extending the University of Alberta experience beyond the campus and the classroom to bring adult learners a wealth of continuing education, professional development, and lifelong learning opportunities.

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Our class offerings include daytime, weekend, evening, and condensed courses. You can also learn online or in a blended format that combines online and in-class components.

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Give your art practice the dedication it deserves by pursuing the Citation in Visual Arts Fundamentals, then continue your studies by applying to the Visual Arts...

Conflict resolution is one of the most sought-after soft skills in the job market. Learn strategies and techniques to help manage and resolve conflicts in the workplace...

EXCPE 5350
Starts Sep 15

Comfort in Conflict

This course normalizes conflict. It aims to take fear and helplessness out of addressing the conflicts in your life, at home or at work. Becoming comfortable with conflict requires an understanding...

EXMGT 5439
Starts Jul 27

Managing Organizational Change

A well-managed change helps move an organization into the "new way" quickly, with wide-acceptance by people and minimal disruption. Examine the change process and...

This introduction to theories and practices of health and safety programs in the workplace includes the recognition, evaluation, and control hazards. You will develop...

EXSCMA 5635
Starts Sep 16

SMT Operations Management

This course will familiarize Participants with operations in manufacturing, distribution and services organizations. They will learn the basics of location selection and layout. Among topics covered...

EXCPE 3003
Starts Sep 21

Spanish III

Participants will develop communicative competence through activities related to travel, business, and culture. Material will be reviewed from the two previous modules before moving on to learning...

EXART 3002
Starts Sep 29

Art History I

This course serves as an introduction to western art, focusing largely on artists and objects that comprise the art history canon, from early 14th century art to modern art of the 20th century. In...

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