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Foundation Digital Skills View details

The course will assume no prior knowledge of computing and is intended for absolute beginners with little or no experience of using computers. It will take students from the first step of learning to switch on and use a device, through connecting to a Wi-Fi network and being able to carry out Google searches, whilst staying safe online While the course focuses on the use of Microsoft Windows computers, a range of devices including mobile phones, tablets, Wi-Fi etc. will also be covered

Italian Art - Practical Art View details

Italian art has long been the central focus of world history. Art in Italy was properly strengthened and refined during Roman times.For art aficionados, Italy is a paradise with an invaluable wealth of works and places. During this course we will be observing the consistent advancement of Italian art with the continuous production of monumental and spectacular works in all spheres of culture and arts. Drawing visual inspiration practically from one of humanity’s greatest treasures. This course will explore the artists, museums, galleries and reflect these in a visual representation using mixed media from pencil to charcoal and paint techniques. Reflecting the notion of the time, inspired by a land where life itself is considered an art form, Italy continues to contribute to the diversity and enrichment of its own and the culture of the world, celebrating the abundance and significance of its tradition.

BBO Money Sorted in D2N2:Building Confidence View details

This course will build students' confidence using a variety of different techniques. We will look at ways to combat stress and negative thinking, ways to handle interactions with others and ways to break habits and set achievable goals for the future.

Foundation Digital Skills View details

The course will assume no prior knowledge of computing and is intended for absolute beginners with little or no experience of using computers. It will take students from the first step of learning to switch on and use a device, through connecting to a Wi-Fi network and being able to carry out Google searches, whilst staying safe online While the course focuses on the use of Microsoft Windows computers, a range of devices including mobile phones, tablets, Wi-Fi etc. will also be covered

Tips for successful creative writing View details

To help and encourage those interested in doing Creative Writing. These sessions will include some tips about how to develop an independent creative and productive approach to writing. There will be tutor-led talks, class exercises and the opportunity for participants to ask questions about their own writing. The course will include fiction, poetry and plays. The tutor is a professional playwright and teaches Creative Writing on a variety of Higher Education courses up to M.A. postgraduate level. These sessions though, are for anyone from beginners upwards with an interest in developing their own creative written work through feedback and some suggestions.

German Literature: Come to the Cabaret - German Literature 1895-1945 View details

The course will explore nineteenth century German Realism and the forms of Modernism which manifest during the Weimar Republic, many of which anticipate the coming descent into European conflict. We shall explore both political and social constructions of identity in our texts. There will be ample time for discussion of our chosen authors.

BRITISH HISTORY 1945 - 1990: Covering politics, economics and social history View details

British history from 1945 to 1990 divides into two distinct sub-periods. From 1945 to the mid-1970s there was a degree of policy consensus between the two principal political parties, though we will discuss whether this has at times been over-stated. From the mid-1970s there was a clear policy choice for the electorate with significant continuing implications for our world today. Our approach will be thematic. For each of the sub-periods we will examine in turn the principal political, diplomatic, economic and social events and changes. Our approach will be empirical, we will neither eulogise nor condemn .. despite the temptations!

Bake Healthy! View details

An interactive course for all baking enthusiasts! We will be baking lighter, more healthy bakes and we'll discuss ways in which we can reduce our calories but still have a delicious treat! You will learn how to substitute ingredients for healthier options and consider portion sizes. We will be making tasty treats such as cakes, tray bakes, muffins and even some savoury options too! It would be great for you to bake along.

Art Journaling for Calm Creativity View details

This course will provide you with an introduction to art journaling, a creative and relaxing pastime. You will learn a different technique every week that you can apply to the pages of your art journal, while exploring your own ideas. In this course you will learn to keep an art journal as a way to connect with your inner creativity without pressure. You will be encouraged to use your journal to express your own ideas and thoughts in a creative and supportive atmosphere, learning lots of different art and journaling techniques including how to combine and manipulate text and images.

English for Arabic Speakers View details

This is an English course for Arabic speakers designed to help you improve your level of English to get more out of your life in the U.K. In this fun and interactive course you will enhance your listening skills, enlarge your vocabulary, learn basic grammar patterns that you can use in everyday speech.