School of Home Economics, 1912-88

Scope and Content

Llandaff College of Education (Home Economics) merged with the University College Cardiff in 1977. Its constitution set up the School as a Department with some of the functions of a Faculty. Llandaff College of Education (Home Economics) was originally called the Training School of Cookery and Domestic Arts and was founded in 1891. The School was under the management of a Joint Committee appointed by the Council of the City of Cardiff, the County Borough Councils of Merthyr and Swansea, and the County Councils of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire and the Council of the University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire.