Branch: LOUGHTON & EPPING

Secretary: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com
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LOUGHTON & EPPING BRANCH

DAYTIME CLASSES FOR ADULTS 2018-19

                      

ART     MUSIC    LITERATURE    HISTORY      WILDLIFE    GARDENS

 

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Branch: LOUGHTON & EPPING

To join a class

Online/ phone: you can enrol through the Course Search Website

https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk

You can also book by free telephone on 0300 303 3464 (Monday – Friday 8am – 8pm, Saturdays 8am – 1pm.

Information: contact: Pat Dale  T: 020 8281 1536  E: mrspdale@gmail.com

DAYTIME CLASSES FOR ADULTS

AUTUMN 2018

Loughton & Epping: Gardening History Wildlife Literature

Gants Hill & Redbridge: History Literature History of Ideas

 

LOUGHTON & EPPING BRANCH

Gardening - Appreciation: History of herb, physick and botanic gardens.

Tutor: Andrew Sankey                                                        Cost: £80.00

Date: Mon 24/ 9/2018                                                           Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Sessions: 10                                                                          Course ref: C2225639

Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN

Description: Discover some of the Britain’s finest botanic gardens and recreated herb gardens by exploring the history of herbs in the British garden - from the medieval monastery herb gardens through to the present day.

 

History: The British Raj Early Period

Tutor: Gregor Davey                                                            Cost: £80.00

Date: Tue 02/10/2018                                                          Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 10                                                                          Course ref: C2225642

Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN

Description: Examine Anglo-Indian relations from 1603 to 1857 including: initial contacts,  trade, direct rule, the relationship with Indian rulers, company administration, the Rebellion, and aspects of Anglo-Indian life.

 

Nature, Ecology & Permaculture: Why Woodlands Matter

Tutor: Patricia Moxey                                                          Cost: £80.00

Date: Wed 26/9/2018                                                           Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 10                                                                          Course ref: C2225673

Venue: Jack Siley Pavilion, 1 Tidys Lane, Off Palmers Hill, Epping, CM16 6SP

Description: Consider the different types of woodland that occur in different regions of the world and explore how humans continue to exploit such rich habitats for a wealth of materials but are also destroying large swathes to make way for changes in land use.

 

Literature: Ovid - works and legacy

Tutor: Adrian Eckersley                                                       Cost: £160.00

Date: Thu 27/9/2018                                                            Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 20                                                                          Course ref: C2225645

Venue: Epping United Reform Church, Lindsey Street, Epping, CM16 6RB

Description: Examine the power of Ovid's poetry to shape the mental world of its readers, in its original Roman context, the context of the European renaissance and finally in our own time.

Note: This course runs over the Autumn and Spring terms. Start date in Spring is 10/01/19.

 

To join a class

Online/ phone: you can enrol through the Course Search Website – https://enrolonline.wea.org.uk  You can also book by free telephone on 0300 303 3464 (Monday – Friday 8am – 8pm, Saturdays 8am – 1pm.

Information: contact: Pat Dale  T: 020 8281 1536  E: mrspdale@gmail.com

 

WEA Courses 2019

 

Branch: LOUGHTON & EPPING

Contact: Pat Dale

T: 020 8281 1536

E: mrspdale@gmail.com

 

Course title: History: Ten Britishers of Note

Tutor: Edward De Maunsell

Cost: £80.00

Date: Mon 7/1/2019

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Sessions: 10

Course ref: C2225674

Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN

Description: Examine ten influential individuals from the history of the British Isles who have left their mark on the historical development of the UK.

 

Course title: Literature: Introduction to Mythology

Tutor: Ben Pestell

Cost: £80.00

Date: Tue 8/1/2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 10

Course ref: C2225647

Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN

Description: Explore a variety of ancient myths to show how they offer a unique way of understanding the world.

 

Course title: Nature, Ecology & Permaculture: Natural History in the Changing World

Tutor: Patricia Moxey

Cost: £80.00

Date: Wed 9/1/2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 10

Course ref: C2225672

Venue: Jack Siley Pavilion, 1 Tidys Lane, Off Palmers Hill, Epping, CM16 6SP

Description: Examine examples of wildlife that are adapting to changes in their habitats on land or sea and consider the outcomes of possible conservation measures.

 

 

Course title: Music Appreciation: Bad Music

Tutor: Chris Green

Cost: £50.00

Date: Tue 23/4/2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 6

Course ref: C2225669

Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN

Description: Examine the various debates about music labelled ‘bad’ and explore the arguments for and against such judgements.

 

Course title: Nature, Ecology & Permaculture: Wetlands in Summer

Tutor: Patricia Moxey

Cost: £56.00

Date: Wed 24/4/2019

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Sessions: 7

Course ref: C2225670

Venue: Jack Siley Pavilion, 1 Tidys Lane, Off Palmers Hill, Epping, CM16 6SP

Description: Gain an appreciation of some of the lifecycles found in aquatic habitats.

 

 

 

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2018/19 Courses


Course Title: Ten Britishers of Note
Course Number: C2225674
Course Description: Examine ten influential individuals from the history of the British Isles who have left their mark on the historical development of the UK.
Tutor: Edward De Maunsell
Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN
Day Of Week: Mon
Start Time: 14:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 07/01/19
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £80.00
Contact: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com

Course Title: Introduction to Mythology
Course Number: C2225647
Course Description: Explore a variety of ancient myths to show how they offer a unique way of understanding the world.
Tutor: Ben Pestell
Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN
Day Of Week: Tue
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 08/01/19
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £80.00
Contact: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com

Course Title: Natural History in the Changing World
Course Number: C2225672
Course Description: Examine examples of wildlife that are adapting to changes in their habitats on land or sea and consider the outcomes of possible conservation measures. This course includes a short field trip.
Tutor: Patricia Moxey
Venue: Jack Siley Pavilion, 1 Tidys Lane, Off Palmers Hill, Epping, CM16 6SP
Day Of Week: Wed
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 09/01/19
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £80.00
Contact: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com

Course Title: Bad Music
Course Number: C2225669
Course Description: Examine the various debates about music labelled ‘bad’ and explore the arguments for and against such judgements.
Tutor: Chris Green
Venue: Loughton Bowls Club, Eleven Acre Rise, Loughton, IG10 1AN
Day Of Week: Tue
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 23/04/19
No. of Weeks: 6
Fee: £50.00
Contact: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com

Course Title: Wetlands in Summer
Course Number: C2225670
Course Description: Gain an appreciation of some of the lifecycles found in aquatic habitats.
Tutor: Patricia Moxey
Venue: Jack Siley Pavilion, 1 Tidys Lane, Off Palmers Hill, Epping, CM16 6SP
Day Of Week: Wed
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 24/04/19
No. of Weeks: 7
Fee: £56.00
Contact: Pat Dale
Telephone: 020 8281 1536
Email: mrspdale@googlemail.com