New Courses For Spring & Summer

Recently released courses, more to be announced soon (watch this space)!

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VISUAL ARTS & MUSIC

ILLUSTRATION FOR ALL ABILITIES
This exciting new illustration course focuses on introducing different aspects of illustration such as editorial, book illustration and children’s books, alongside practical drawing and painting workshops to develop student’s style and skills.
Course No. 502
23 Apr 2018 – 16 Jul 2018
Monday, 18:00-21:00, £194 CONCESSION: £68
 

CLOTHES MAKING BASICS
Suitable for students who do not have any previous garment making skills as you will learn basic sewing techniques by sampling, and then create a simple skirt to add to your wardrobe.
Course No. 1243
24 Apr-10 Jul
Tues 18.00-21.00, £191/£67

INTRODUCTION TO SILVER CLAY JEWELLERY
Join us for this intensive weekend course to explore a range of techniques working with silver clay, a versatile material that is easy to use from home. You will learn how to create your own unique jewellery pieces. Ideal for beginners & those with some jewellery experience wishing to learn a new skill.
Course No: 1803CS
19 May-20 May
Sat/Sun 10:00-17:30, 2 meetings
£98, conc. £34

SILVER CLAY RINGMAKING & STONE SETTING
This course is designed for those with some experience of using silver clay, either a beginners course or your own practice at home. Learn how to make two types of ring, set a stone that cannot be fired in the clay and add embellishments to your ring/s
Course No: 1804CS
02 Jun-03 Jun
Sat/Sun 10:00-17:30, 2 meetings £98, conc. £34

SINGING FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS
Course No: 988
24 Apr-10 Jul 2018
Tues. 18:00-20:00 £105/£37

UKULELE SONG GROUP
Course No: 989
24 Apr-10 Jul 2018
Tues. 20:00-22:00 £103/£36

BUSINESS & DIGITAL MEDIA

SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MARKETING WEEKEND
Do you want to use social media to promote your business? Or are you applying for jobs where you need knowledge of social media? This intensive course has been designed to help get you up to scratch with your social media knowledge and give you the tricks of the trade. Use Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Automate your business social media. Use facebook ad manager and google ad words for paid targeted advertising and build a mailing list and send out newsletters using mailchimp.
Course No: 4054B
03 Mar-04 Mar
Sat/Sun 10:00-17:00, 2 meetings
£52 conc. £18

WORDPRESS
Course No: 2000W
2 May-16 May 2018
Wedns. 14:00-17:00 £39/£14

MOBILE DEVICES & APPS INTRODUCTION

Do you have a mobile device (tablet or smartphone) but are not making the most of it? Or are you thinking of buying one but don’t know where to start? Come along to this workshop class where you can learn about android versus apple, apps, podcasts, watching TV and films and much more. Bring your own device or practise with one of ours.
Course Code: 2001D
23 Apr-11 Jun 2018
Mon. 10:30-13:30 £78/£27

INTERNET SECURITY
Course Code: 2000M
18 Jun-23 Jul 2018
Mon. 10:30-13:30 £78/£27

LITERACY & MATHS

LITERACY LEVEL L2
Course No: 119 ©
23 Apr-16 Jul
117, 118 24 meetings per course,
119 23 meetings
Mon & Fri 13:00-15:00
Nil fee

MATHS ENTRY LEVEL
Course No: 121
25 April-11 July 2018
Wednsedays 10AM-12.30PM
Nil Fee

HUMANITIES

THINKING, LISTENING & CONNECTING TO OTHERS
This course is for people who may feel they could have listened better or would like to connect more fully with others in a helpful and compassionate way. Everything we do depends for its quality on the thinking we do first. The quality of attention one person gives to another when listening can be catalytic, because it determines the quality of other people’s thinking. The aim is to connect with each other in ways that makes people feel listened to and positively empowers their thinking to flow.
Course No: 462
2 June 2018
Saturday 10.30AM-4.30PM £45 Conc £16

GET MOTIVATED, STAY MOTIVATED!
Our values drive us and bring meaning and motivation to our lives. Learn powerful techniques that will Enable you to discover and align your beliefs and values with whatever you want to achieve, so that your efforts become more purposeful. The course will provide tools to help you achieve your potential and live a purposeful life, improving your work and personal relationships.
Course No. 463CS
12 May 2018
Saturday 10.30AM-4.30PM £45 Conc £16

INTRODUCTION TO HAIKU

Writing Haiku enables people to become aware of small experiences in their daily lives and to make connections between the seemingly unconnected. It can perform the role of literature and/or documentary. It has a long tradition in Japan and is now written by enthusiasts across the globe. For those wanting to go on to write or who already write in longer forms, Haiku is good at filtering out unnecessary words.
Course No. 744
4 June – 9 July 2018
Monday 12.30-2.30PM £52 Conc. £18

CONFIDENCE THROUGH PLAY
Speaking or performing in front of an audience is daunting for many people. The aim of this course is to help you re-engage with the playful spirit of childhood to ignite your creativity and enjoy being the centre of attention and not being phased when things go wrong.
Course No. 464
4 June- 9 July 2018
Monday 3.30-5.30PM £52 £18