Category Archives: Course update

New Course: Understanding Phonics

The aim of the course is to allow students to participate in learning to read using the methods adopted by all schools known as synthetic phonics. The course is also appropriate for English speakers working with children who wish to … Continue reading

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New course: ECDL Level 1

This is a non-accredited course which is a practical and flexible way of improving your ICT skills using Office 2010. Units covered include word processing, spreadsheets and PowerPoint. A WEA Achievement certificate can be awarded at the end of the … Continue reading

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Summer Courses 2018

Please find listed below our courses for next term. CODE DAY COURSE TITLE TUTOR NAME WKS START DATE END DATE TIMES COST* 38818 Monday Philosophy: Fairness – what does it mean and can it be achieved Bettina Lange 8 9 … Continue reading

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New course: Ukulele for Beginners

Playing the ukulele is great fun and easy to pick up so you’ll soon be playing and singing popular tunes. We’ll cover basic chords and play and sing together. Bring your own ukulele if you have one. Ukuleles are available … Continue reading

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New Course: Introduction to Astronomy

The dark nights of winter and spring provide an excellent opportunity to get to know the stars and planets on view. In this introductory course, we will learn how to recognise these and find out about the fascinating objects found … Continue reading

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Two new computer courses starting 19 February

An Introduction to Social Media Anyone who is new to Social Media and wants help to set up an account. You will gain a good understanding of social media. Explore the range of the main social media sites such as … Continue reading

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New course: Russian History

The course will examine the factors which changed a small principality based in the settlement of Kiev into a super-power dominating two continents. It will show the importance of the country’s links with Western Europe and at the same time … Continue reading

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