Branch: TIPTREE

Contact: Jacquie Stevens
Telephone: 01621 816865
Email: jacquie.stevens54@gmail.com
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Previous Courses

Spring 2017 The English Musical Scene from Elizabeth to Elizabeth

Tutor Peter Goodwin


You are encouraged to book online if you can by searching for the Course ID on the National WEA website. Alternatively call the Support Team on 0300 303 3464, quoting the Course ID. If you prefer to speak directly to the branch contact please ring the Eastern Region office on 01223 417320 or email eastern@wea.org.uk and you will be put in touch.


2019/20 Courses


Course Title: A History of Ideas
Course Number: C2226615
Course Description: This ten week course identifies ten important ideas that shaped human development. Where do these ideas come from and where does the actual word originate from that describes the ideas. The ten ideas are: Renaissance, Reformation, Enlightenment, Industrialization, ideologies, Feminism, Darwinism, environmentalism, postmodernism, Islam. What has been the impact upon society from these ideas.
Tutor: De Maunsell, Edward
Venue: St Lukes Church Hall (Tiptree)
Day Of Week: Wednesday
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 18/09/19
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £77.00
Contact: Regional Office
Telephone: 01223 417320
Email: eastern@wea.org.uk

Course Title: Economics- have we learnt anything from history?
Course Number: C2226647
Course Description: This course focuses on Economic History and look at the major economic events of the last century and the ways in which economists have explained and interpreted them. What is the economic theory behind the Russian Revolution and why did economic planning fail against the capitalist economies of the west? What caused the great depression and what impact did it have on the economy and people? What economic changes were needed to meet the requirements of the second world war and how did the aftermath of war affect the global economy? What is globalisation and how has it affected our own economy? Which economists have been the key drivers of economic change over the last century and how well have their theories endured?
Tutor: Beharrell, Andrew
Venue: St Lukes Church Hall (Tiptree)
Day Of Week: Wednesday
Start Time: 10:00
Duration: 2.00 hrs
Date: 08/01/20
No. of Weeks: 10
Fee: £77.00
Contact: Regional Office
Telephone: 01223 417320
Email: eastern@wea.org.uk