Workers' Educational Association Ruislip and Uxbridge Branch
Courses at Compass Theatre starting in September 2013
The Ruislip and Uxbridge Branch hold all of its courses at the Compass. No qualifications or prior knowledge are required to attend any of the WEA courses and new students are always welcomed to the friendly classes.
The charges from September 2013 will be £158 for a 20 week course and £79 for a 10 week course, a rise of 20p per hour to £3.95 on last year’s course fees.
For persons on certain types of income related benefit the courses are free.
The first class of any course may be attended without obligation. So why not come along in September to the Compass Theatre and try your chosen courses for yourself?
- Philosophy: Know your Philosophy: An Introductory History - 10 sessions from 23 September 2013 on Mondays, 2pm to 4pm
- Philosophy: An Introduction to Indian Philosophy and Ethics - 10 sessions from 27 January 2014 on Mondays, 2pm to 4pm
- ICT: How to make the most of your Ipad - 5 sessions from 23 September 2013 on Mondays, 10.30am to 12.30pm
- World History: History of China from 1840 - 10 sessions from 24 September 2013 on Tuesdays, 10.30am to 12.30pm
- Art History: The Influence of the Slade School in British Art - 20 sessions from 8 October 2013 on Tuesdays, 2pm to 4pm
- Current Affairs: What is Going On? - 20 sessions from 25 September 2013 on Wednesdays, 10.30am to 12.30pm
- Literature: Introduction to Poetry - 10 sessions from 26 September 2013 on Thursdays, 2pm to 4pm
- Literature: The Child in 19th Century Literature - 20 sessions from 26 September on Thursdays, 10am to 12pm
- Political History: The Road to War-The Late Victorian World - 20 sessions from 27 September 2013 on Fridays 10.30am to 12.30p
- Digital Photography and Photoshop - 20 sessions from 27 September 2013 on Fridays, 2pm to 4pm
In addition to the courses shown above two further events have been planned by the WEA Ruislip and Uxbridge Branch Committee; one at the Compass Theatre and the other at the Village Hall in Ickenham.
Meet the Tutors - Wednesday 18 September 2013 at 10.30am
The branch chairman, Caroline Field, will be hosting an event at Compass Theatre, where you will be able to find out more about the 2013/2014 course programme over a coffee and some cake.
It is hoped that most of the tutors will be in attendance to answer questions about the various courses, which start during the following week commencing 23 September.
Lecture Supper Evening - From Romania to the Royal Opera House
The WEA Lecture Supper Evening has been arranged for Saturday 16 November 2013, 6.30pm at the Village Hall in Ickenham. This year the after supper lecture will be given by the world famous opera singer Nelly Miricioiu.
It promises to be a very special evening! Please put a note in your diary!
Caroline Field, Branch Chairman 01923 824922
Chris Hammond, Class Organiser 0208 995 2081
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