University Courses

Set in stunning Cornwall, Truro and Penwith College offers a wide range of University courses in purpose-built buildings with modern facilities. Our Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) Gold-rated College aims to give our Higher Education students the very best learning experience with outstanding individual support, leading to high levels of achievement and the best employment opportunities.

University Courses subject areas at Truro & Penwith College

Take a look at the subjects we have to offer below, watch videos from our staff and download course information for the courses you're interested in.

Choosing to start a degree course is a big commitment of time, money and energy! Making the right choice of course and location is extremely important. At Truro and Penwith we have a lot to offer for both students just finishing Further Education and mature students just finishing an Access course or starting a new educational journey.

5 reasons to choose to study HE at Truro and Penwith College

  1. Location
  2. Flexibility
  3. Employability
  4. Support
  5. Excellence

Art & Design

BA (Hons) Craft & Design                              Subject Spotlight

FdA Design, Craft, Maker                               Subject Spotlight

BA (Hons) Silversmithing & Jewellery            Subject Spotlight

FdA Silversmithing & Jewellery                      Subject Spotlight

FdA Computer Games Design & Production  Subject Spotlight

HND/C Art & Design (Art Practice)                 Course Information

Business & Law

BA (Hons) Business, Enterprise & Leadership      Subject Spotlight

FdA Business                                                         Subject Spotlight

FdSc Law with Business                                        Subject Spotlight

FdSc Law with Criminology and Criminal Justice  Subject Spotlight

FdSc Public Services                                             Subject Spotlight


BA (Hons) Education & Training                       Subject Spotlight

FdA Childhood Education                                 Subject Spotlight

FdA Teaching & Learning                                  Subject Spotlight

Postgraduate Certificate in Education                Subject Spotlight

Certificate in Education                                      Subject Spotlight

Cornwall SCITT                                                  Cornwall SCITT

Computing & IT

BSc (Hons) Applied Computing Technologies     Subject Spotlight

FdSc Computer Technology                                Subject Spotlight

FdSc / HNC Cyber Security                                 Subject Spotlight


HNC Mechanical Engineering                             Course Information


FdA English Studies                                            Subject Spotlight


BSc (Hons) Archaeology                                    Subject Spotlight

FdSc Archaeology                                              Subject Spotlight

FdA History, Heritage & Culture                         Subject Spotlight

Media & Photography

BA (Hons) Applied Media                                    Subject Spotlight

FdA Film, Media & Photography                         Subject Spotlight


FdSc Health & Nutrition                                      Subject Spotlight

HND / HNC Applied Sciences (Biology)             Subject Spotlight

Social Science

BSc (Hons) Applied Social Science                    Subject Spotlight

BA (Hons) Human Behavioural Studies              Subject Spotlight

FdSc Youth, Social & Community Studies        Subject Spotlight

HND/HNC Applied Psychology                           Subject Spotlight

Sport & Health

BSc (Hons) Applied Sport & Health Science       Subject Spotlight

FdSc Exercise, Health & Fitness                         Subject Spotlight

FdSc Sports Coaching                                        Subject Spotlight

FdSc Sports Rehabilitation                                  Subject Spotlight

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