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Arts & Crafts View details

I will work with students to improve confidence in their ability to develop artistic skills and creativity. learning the skills of many crafts by watching and following step by step demonstrations. With one to one help and guidance you will make unique, dimensional projects, learning how to use a multitude of skills and resources, to include making a scrap book, stamping and embossing, parchment craft, painting and colouring techniques, glass painting, mixed media, sewing and mosaics. We will explore and try crafts of your choice to meet your individual needs and expectations during the course. This is a fun course for everyone from the complete beginner to those wanting to improve their skills, no prior knowledge is needed just a desire to learn and develop your skills and creativity, gain confidence meet new friends have fun and make something wonderful.

Arts and Crafts View details

Learners will use a range of methods and materials to make sensory sculptures that they can take home.

Arts and Crafts View details

Explore what growth means and how this can impact on your health and wellbeing. Make a group sculpture that grows week by week and make a garden that is both edible and decorative. This course is for HFT service users only and is not open to the public.

Aspects of the Western View details

The Western was a staple genre right from the start of the cinema and it has frequently been characterised as America's foundation myth. But what does this mean? And what are the set of conventions it embodies and sometimes subverts. We will look at six classic westerns and analyse how it draws on the traditions created by the genre and what they do with them. At their best westerns are very entertaining and the course will also ask what the pleasures of a western are and why the genre has had such longevity.

Assertiveness View details

this 6 week course will look at a selection of assertiveness techniques to enable the person to feel more in control and able to cope with their challenging lives in this changing world we all live in.

Assertiveness and Conflict Management View details

This course will enable people to understand how to manage conflict and to become more assertive..

Assertiveness and Managing Conflict View details

This course will enable people to understand how to manage conflict and to become more assertive..

Astronomy View details

This course provides an introduction to all aspects of astronomy so that learners can understand recent developments in the field and also start observing the night sky, either with the naked eye or with a telescope. We will also consider how stars evolve and eventually die and study various cosmological 'hot' topics such as Gravitational waves and Dark Matter

Astronomy for beginners View details

This course introduces you to the composition and structure of the universe. Astronomy is the scientific study of the contents of the entire Universe. This course will provide you with a study of the universe and the conditions, properties, and motions of bodies in space.

Astronomy, space research and society View details

Astronomy and space might seem to some people to be remote, distant topics with very little use to our everyday lives. However, this is certainly not the case. We will explore some of these applications - from civilizations thousand of years ago using the heavens as a basis for calendars to the new materials developed for space travel that find applications that benefit us all. Learners will be encouraged to carry out small-group research into such materials and, if possible, bring along examples to class. The stars and planets on view in the summer night sky will be discussed as well as the latest astronomy and space stories.