Series

Gain new perspective on the world by taking a non-credit series at Continuing Studies at UVic. Learn from leading experts and scholars as you dive into an eclectic range of subject matter, from art history to web design.


Amica at Somerset House - Fall

Explore the world and its history from the comfort of Amica at Somerset House, located at 540 Dallas Road, Victoria.

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Amica at Somerset House - Spring

Explore the world and history from the comfort of Amica at Somerset House, located at 540 Dallas Road, Victoria.

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Berwick Royal Oak Sessions

Courses offered at Berwick Royal Oak

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Current Concepts in Dentistry

This ADA CERP recognized program is a great opportunity to learn from four outstanding instructors, earn up to seven CE credits per day (28 credits over four days), and best of all: spend an extended weekend in the beautiful city of Victoria.

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Deans’ Lunchtime Lecture Series

Research is reshaping the way we live and think. Meet distinguished members of the faculties at the University of Victoria and learn about their research interests. Find out what kind of fascinating work is being done and refresh your perspective at the same time.

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Everything Arctic

This illustrated talk offers the rare opportunity to meet the hardy yet gentle Inuit of the Arctic and catch a glimpse into their way of life. This three-lecture series is rich in description and visuals––but not overwhelmed with historic dates.

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French Language Conversation Classes

French Language Conversation Classes (FLCC) is a club you’ll be glad you joined! You’ll meet new people who want to learn a new language in a fun, stimulating and relaxed atmosphere, among friends.

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French Language Day Camps

We are pleased to offer three French language educational and recreational sessions for children eager to interact, learn and play in French.

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Fungi and Plants Series

From War to Welfare: The Strange Partnerships of Fungi and Plants. Fungi and plants form partnerships that take many different forms. Some partnerships have developed in ways that seem to benefit the plants.

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In Pursuit of Knowledge - Fall

This series of daytime lectures will aquaint you with UVic faculty and their many areas of interest.

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In Pursuit of Knowledge - Spring

This series of daytime lectures will aquaint you with UVic faculty and their many areas of interest.

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Layered Landscapes in Cities

In these lectures, we will review examples of restoration projects around Greater Victoria and beyond that reveal the layers involved and how they shaped the projects at hand.

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Nature Explorations

Nature Explorations are a great chance to connect with nature, recharge your batteries and explore the beauty of Vancouver Island.

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October Pro-D

The University of Victoria is a great place for teachers to spend their professional development time. Join us on the province-wide October Pro-D Day for full and half-day workshop options that focus on relevant topics for teachers.

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Opera & Composer Series

This opera-appreciation course series will cover the life, style, and greatest works of three different composers.

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Our Changing Ocean

Linking elements of chemistry, physics, biology and geology, these sessions will look at a number of ocean issues of societal concern and how technology is allowing us to better understand our changing ocean. Each session will include a 1.5-hour lecture followed by 30 minutes of discussion.

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Peninsula Pursuits

Would you like to know more about the interests of the people who live and work in your community? This series of stimulating lectures will introduce you to a variety of topics.

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Rainwater Harvesting Series

An awareness of the disruptions to natural water cycles and caused by urban development, is essential for the effective management of water resources.

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The Whole Nine Yards

No matter if you are starting from a clean slate or need to start over, The Whole Nine Yards covers several areas of landscaping, including mulching, irrigation, raised veggie beds, soil amending, deer resistant plant selection, and more!

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UVic on the Peninsula

Most of our UVic on the Peninsula courses take place at the Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Avenue, Sidney, BC.

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Video - What makes Continuing Studies at UVic different?

What makes Continuing Studies at UVic different?

Perspective. The perspective of instructors with real-world experience, who teach you the theory and the practice. The perspective you get when you’re part of a diverse mix of students, from all walks of life.

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Video - Professional programs

Professional Programs

Gain a fresh perspective on your current career or try something entirely new through our professional programs, designed to give you the credentials you need to succeed.

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Community Courses

Community Courses

Remember the first time you realized learning could be fun? That it wasn’t just about grades or approval, but the sheer joy of new knowledge? Isn’t it time you felt that way again?

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