The History of Goole and the Surrounding Areas

Ref: C3671237

This course will look at the history of the town of Goole and the surrounding area. This is an established and very friendly group. This term we will be looking at the various trades and occupations in the town such as railway work and shipbuilding

Course aim

The course will look at the history of Goole and the surrounding area, paying particular attention to trades and occupations

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Talk about the many trades and occupations in Goole
  • Talk in particular about railway work
  • Talk in particular about work in the shipyards

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning
  • You may be asked to undertake additional work in your own time to support your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions

What else do I need to know?

  • Nothing else is needed

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course

Download full course outline

The History of Goole and the Surrounding Areas Course Outline

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This course is not available for online enrolment.

Please call 0300 303 3464 to enquire about enrolling on this course.

Conditions

You can if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • are paying with a credit/debit card or are not paying a fee because of a qualifying benefit
  • have a valid email address
  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2017
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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