Leicester Mercury Article

We have a two full page article in today’s (4 January 2017) Leicester Mercury (pages 32 and 33).  The article talks about the courses we run in Leicester, our Older and Wiser Project, invitin…

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Leicester Mercury Article

We have a two full page article in today’s (4 January 2017) Leicester Mercury (pages 32 and 33).  The article talks about the courses we run in Leicester, our Older and Wiser Project, inviting people to join us as students, tutors, partners  and volunteers, blurbs from students who have attended our classes and a picture of the staff!

If you have not seen us in the Mercury, you can read all about us here: leicester-mercury-article

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Spanish Improvers

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Interested in improving your Spanish? Come along and expand your knowledge by developing and gaining new skills that will help improve your understanding of the language and the culture. Take your Spanish to a higher level!

Start Date: 17 Jan 17

Day: Tuesday

Time: 6.30pm– 8.30pm

Weeks: 10

Venue: WEA 101, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TD

Please contact (0116) 255 6614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk for expression of interest.

Alternatively enrol online at https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online/login.aspx

 

 

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MATHS

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Would you like to learn maths in a relaxed, supportive and friendly group? We will assess your current level of maths so you can work on the topics that you need to work on and do so at your own pace. You can improve your maths skills using everyday examples and work towards a Functional Skills qualification (up to Level 2). Regular attendance is essential to be entered for examinations.  Homework will be encouraged between sessions.

Start Date: 18th Jan 17

Day: Wednesday

Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm

Weeks: 11

Venue: WEA 101, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TD

Please contact (0116) 255 6614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk for expression of interest.

Alternatively enrol online at: https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online/login.aspx

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BCS Digital Skills

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Digital Skills is a project based qualification made up of engaging, fun to learn units, with interactive online tests at the end of each module. It is officially accredited on the Register of Regulated Qualifications so you gain a recognised qualification that increases your employability and prepares you for more advanced learning.

This qualification is offered at the WEA in Leicester starting from the following date:

Start Date: 10 Jan 17

Day: Tuesday

Time: 12.30pm– 2.30pm

Weeks: 12

Venue: WEA 101, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TD

Please contact (0116) 255 6614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk for expression of interest.

Alternatively enrol online at https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online/login.aspx

 

 

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Student Success

Nicola Sim, has successfully completed the Using ICT Entry Level 3 Qualification and is now looking to learn how to create websites on the course – IT for Me.

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Nicola says,” I enjoy coming to the WEA. I have attend so many courses – English, ICT and Maths. I like it here.”

Please have a look at our website for details on further courses https://wea101.org/

Alternatively ring us on (0116) 255 6614 or email us at: 101leicester@wea.org.uk to request a copy of the Spring/Summer 2017 course brochure.

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Art for everyone!

Experienced WEA Tutor Annie Kinchington is offering this course for the Spring Term. Explore, experiment and have a go, have fun, you can create fabulous artwork!

Free your creativity – increase your confidence and self-esteem whilst learning new techniques and ideas….

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Start Date: 17 Jan 17

Day: Tuesday

Time: 1.15pm – 3.45pm

Weeks: 8

Venue: WEA 101, 101 Hinckley Road, Leicester, LE3 0TD

Please contact (0116) 255 6614 or email 101leicester@wea.org.uk for expression of interest.

Alternatively enrol online at: https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk/online/login.aspx

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