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Art for All View details

This friendly and relaxed course will provide the opportunity for you to develop your painting and drawing skills as well as your knowledge and appreciation of art. This course is designed for all levels and abilities with individual guidance from the tutor to develop your own interests and projects. We will cover the fundamentals of painting and drawing according to your level of experience through drawing, looking at tone, colour theory, and techniques in a variety of media.

Beginners' Spanish View details

You will learn how to communicate in everyday situations, including introducing yourself, saying where you are from, introducing others, ordering, accepting and refusing drinks, getting directions, and learning numbers. The main aim is communication, and grammar is introduced as an aid to further understanding and using the language. This is the first of three terms, and you will be able to continue on to terms 2 and 3 if you wish to.

A Social History of 20th Century Britain in Film View details

Film and cinema closely reflect the societies and times in which they are made and seen - whether they are meant to purely entertain or have more serious aims. Looking at key films in British cinema we will explore key historic, political, cultural and social moments and developments. We will learn about these moments themselves, but also how they are represented, recorded and remembered and what this means for how we view them in turn; and explore the role of film and cinema in shaping our identities and beliefs.

Art- Keeping a sketchbook - Online with Faye Greening View details

This course is fully online accessing the course through Canvas our virtual learning environment and zoom a video conferencing software. You will need, reliable internet connection and internet-linked device with camera and microphone. We will email you links to canvas, please accept these to access the course, the sender will show as “instructure”. We will explore different themes and I will encourage you to develop in one area that you feel drawn to. You will have an opportunity to share your work and discuss how to move forward in your chosen area. You will be encouraged to maintain a regular practice in a way that suits your circumstances.

First steps into employment - Pathways View details

First steps into employment is a course designed to encourage and motivate people of working age to gain employment perhaps for the first time. Additionally, we can help to re-engage the long term unemployed with activities to aid employment prospects in the future. We will be covering the following main topics: Building self-confidence; Broadening horizons; Self-presentation and Soft skills

Music Workshop View details

Practical instrument playing - choice of instrument available is: guitar or keyboard, and is suitable for beginners upwards. Musicians need to have an instrument for practice.

Sector Based Work Academy - Introduction to Support Work in Schools View details

A short course to find out how to support children’s learning.

Sketching and Drawing for Beginners View details

The course will take you through step by step how to draw using pencil, paper, hard and soft eraser. How to make marks, shading and how to see like an artist.

Introduction to Oil Painting View details

An introduction to oil painting for those who have always wanted to try oils, or have never gotten to grips with them. We will cover materials needed, how to mix and apply to paint. how to get tonal variations and how to do oil sketches from life.

Spanish Intermediate View details

This course builds on Spanish Beginners Stages 1-3. The emphasis is on using language in everyday situations when visiting Spanish speaking countries. This is achieved through the repetition of key phrases, the use of themed, structured role play exercises, watching videos and listening to audio material spoken by native speakers.