Course title:
Art and Craft: My Culture with Jane Livne
Tutor:
Jane Livne
Course ID:
C2346671
Start date:
09/05/2022
End date:
27/06/2022
Timetabled sessions
Date Times Hours
Mon 09 May 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 16 May 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 23 May 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 06 Jun 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 13 Jun 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 20 Jun 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Mon 27 Jun 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Total sessions: 7
Total number of classroom hours: 14
Independent online hours: 0
Total hours: 14
Date
Mon 09 May 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 16 May 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 23 May 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 06 Jun 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 13 Jun 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 20 Jun 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Date
Mon 27 Jun 2022
Times
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
Hours
2
Total sessions:
7
Total number of classroom hours:
14
Independent online hours:
0
Total hours:
14
Venue:
Classroom Face to Face with Canvas (for SLR & teaching file)
WEA
The Mill
Lodge Lane
Derby
DE1 3HB
Leads to qualification?    No
Level:     Level 2 (level information)
Is this course part of a programme of study?
No
Programme details
Programme title:
Programme aims:
Programme description:
Who is this programme for?
Optional Activity Start date End date Fee
Fee
£57.40 or free on some courses if you are in receipt of some benefits
What skills or experience do I need to join this course?
This course is for beginners and improvers
This course is for beginners and improvers
What else do I need to know? Is there anything I need to provide?
All materials will be provided. Any objects or photos you wish to bring will be very welcome.
Course aim:
To explore the visual cultures of the countries of origin of members of the group and to support each student to make a personal piece of artwork which in some way reflects that region.
Course description:
In this course we will look at the arts and crafts and the visual culture of the countries of origin of members of the group. We will look at books and images from the internet as well as actual personal objects and photos where possible. You will then be encouraged to make your own piece of art or craft work reflecting your country of origin in someway. We have a lot of different media available and you will be given help in using them and in developing your ideas. You will be encouraged to support other students as they support you, through sharing your ideas, work and experiences.
By the end of the course I will be able to:
1. Describe an art or craft form that is common in my country of origin.
2. Describe an art or craft form common in another country.
3. Choose a medium to use for my piece of art or craft.
4. Create a piece of art or craft influenced in some way be the art and craft or visual culture of my own country of origin.
How will I learn?

We expect you to attend your classroom sessions and make time to do any required learning activities on your own.

The WEA tutor will use a range of teaching and learning activities and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning. Your tutor will use tasks to see how you are learning, which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects, discussion, written or practical work. Your tutor will give you feedback on your learning and progress.

WEA Canvas online learning area

Whether your course is face to face or online, the WEA uses its online learning area, called Canvas, to support your learning. This includes using Canvas to think about and record your progress and to give your tutor and the WEA feedback on your course. Your tutor may put resources or activities on Canvas to use during or between lessons. If you want to understand more about our Canvas online learning platform please visit: www.wea.org.uk/help

WEA online sessions/ courses- Zoom

If your course is online, you will join a virtual classroom using a weblink: the WEA uses a video-conferencing tool called Zoom. To use Zoom you will need a Laptop, Computer, Tablet or Smart phone which has speakers, a microphone and a video camera. For some courses, to submit work, we advise you to use a laptop or computer. For more information on Canvas and Zoom please visit www.wea.org.uk/help

Information and advice

For more information and advice about our courses phone our support team on 0300 303 3464 or email: courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

Support

We will ask you about any support you may need when you enrol. You can also telephone the Student Support Team on 0300 303 3464 or email studentsupport@wea.org.uk. The earlier you tell us about your needs the better. We will be able to provide help more quickly.

You can also find out about what support is available through our Student Handbook. This highlights what you can expect from WEA and what we expect from you. https://www.wea.org.uk/studentsupport/student-handbook

For information about course fees and financial support whilst you study visit https://www.wea.org.uk/studentsupport/course-fees-and-financial-support

For student support relating to specific learning need or disability visit https://www.wea.org.uk/studentsupport/learningsupport

What next?

Your tutor will talk with you about what you could do following this course.

You can also find information on our website to support you to make decisions about what you can do next https://www.wea.org.uk/studentsupport/whatsnextandprogression

You may benefit from speaking to the National Careers Service regarding your future career plans - call 0800 100 900 or visit their website https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk