Art for the Terrified - Taster

Ref: C3678283

If you don't know where to start or have tried in the past and feel that you have not been successful then this is the taster session for you. We shall look at 'art' and what that means for you and aim to give you a flavour of all the other possibilities that are available, a taster session of exploration that will give you the impetus to just get going! Go on try it.

Course aim

Want to release you inner creativity but don't know where to start? Then this taster session is for you. Explore, experiment and enjoy.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for a group of around 15 students studying in a live video-learning platform conference and an online digital learning environment platform from the comfort of your own home.
  • This is a live lecture delivered by a subject specialist in an online webinar video learning platform. You will need to be able to access the internet on a device with speakers or earphones. There will be opportunities to take part in discussions and chats. If you’d like to know how to use Zoom please visit: http://bit.ly/ZoomSpec
  • No skills or experience needed
  • This course is for beginners

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

  • Feel inspired to get going on a piece of art.
  • Gain in confidence and not be afraid to have a go.
  • See that art can be in a vast range of different media
  • Learn about the different media available and how these could be used
  • Focus on the creation of 'art' as creative experience

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

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
  • This is a taster session with opportunities to discuss during the session.

What else do I need to know?

  • What you need: You will need an internet connection, speakers, a microphone and a webcam so that you can use our video learning platform, Zoom. If you’d like to understand more Zoom please visit: http://bit.ly/ZoomSpec
  • A list of suggested media will be available prior to the session.

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

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Art for the Terrified - Taster

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2020
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

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