WEA Course Details

There is a range of courses held at the Nottingham Mechanics. Organised by the East Midlands branch of the WEA.

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See below WEA courses held here at The Nottingham Mechanics:

Film & Media: British Films & Directors, with David Leicester
Mondays from 20 Jan, 10.00-12.00, 7 weeks. Ref: C2342731
£56.00
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Music Appreciation: ‘From the New World’ with Mike Wheeler
Mondays from 20 April, 10.15-12.15, 7 weeks. Ref: C2342491
£56.00
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Foreign Languages: Spanish Improvers with June Smith
Mondays from 20 Jan, 13.30- 15.30, 9 weeks. Ref: C2342465
£72.00
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Philosophy: The Language Philosophers Use: the Basics with Bettina Lange
Mondays from 24 Feb, 18.45-21.00, 6 weeks. Ref: C2342497
£54.00
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Philosophy: What We Can Know, with Bettina Lange
Mondays from 11 May, 18.45-21.00, 6 weeks. Ref: C2342551
£54.00
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Literature: What the Dickens? with John Florance
Tuesdays from 28 Jan, 10.00-12.00, 6 weeks. Ref: C2342495
£48.00
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Literature: An Exploration of Orwell’s Essays with John Florance
Tuesdays from 21 April, 10.00-12.00, 5 weeks. Ref: C2342496
£40.00
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History: The Mutating Virus of Antisemitism from Ancient Template to Holocaust Denial with David Halliwell
Tuesdays from 4 Feb, 10.30-12.45, 8 weeks. Ref: C2342549
£72.00
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Creative Writing: Catching & Keeping your Readers’ Interest with Nikki England
Tuesdays from 14 Jan, 13.00-15.15, 10 weeks. Ref: C2342493
£90.00
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Creative Writing: Writing to a Theme with Nikki England
Tuesdays from 21 April, 13.00-15.15, 10 weeks. Ref: C2342494
£90.00
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Archaeology: English Mediaeval Castles with James Wright
Tuesdays from 21 Jan, 13.15-15.30, 7 weeks. Ref: C2342488
£63.00
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Literature: Food and Fiction Revisited with Judith Hedley
Wednesdays from 29 Jan, 10.15-12.30 6 weeks. Ref: C2342489
£54.00
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History: British Social History Since 1700 with Tom Waters
Wednesdays from 5 Feb, 10.30-12.30 7 weeks. Ref: C2342656
£56.00
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Literature: Women and Language: A Feminist Perspective with Roberta Dewa
Wednesdays from 22 April, 10.15-12.30 6 weeks. Ref: C2342653
£54.00
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Art: Practical Chinese Brush Painting with Peter Millward
Wednesdays from 15 Jan, 10.30-12.30 9 weeks. Ref: C2342500
£72.00
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Art Appreciation: Women, Art and Society with Jeannie Clark
Wednesdays from 29 April, 13.00-15.00 3 weeks. Ref: C2342680
£24.00
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Music Appreciation: Exploring Opera with Christine Shaw
Wednesdays from 15 Jan, 13.30-15.30 10 weeks. Ref: C2342748
£80.00
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History: British Battles and Battlefields with Mark Barnard
Wednesdays from 22 Jan, 13.30-15.30 7 weeks. Ref: C2342517
£56.00
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History: History of Wales: Part 1 with Mark Barnard
Wednesdays from 22 April, 13.30-15.30 7 weeks. Ref: C2342550
£56.00
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Literature: Spring into Theatre with Di Richards
Wednesdays from 1 April, 18.00-20.00 6 weeks. Ref: C2342466
£48.00
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History: Going to America: European Settlement of the New World with Richard Smith
Thursdays from 16 Jan, 10.15-12.30 7 weeks. Ref: C2342502
£63.00
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Fitness & Exercise: Tai Chi for Health and Wellbeing with Patricia Anderson
Thursdays from 6 Feb, 13.15-15.15 6 weeks. Ref: C2342499
£48.00
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Personal development: Using Language Effectively with Chris Ring
Fridays from 24 Jan, 10.00-12.00 7 weeks. Ref: C2342739
£56.00
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Literature: Much Ado about Shakespeare with Hazel Salisbury
Fridays from 10 Jan, 10.30-12.30 9 weeks. Ref: C2342487
£72.00
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History: Alfred the Great – who was he? with Mark Barnard
Thursday 16 April 10.00-13.00 1 week. Ref: C2342749
£15.00
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History: Exploring Bygone Nottingham: Down the Marshes with Christopher Weir
Thursdays from 21 May, 18.00-20.00 3 weeks. Ref: C2342698
£25.00
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Literature: And Before Shakespeare – the Miracle Plays with Hazel Salisbury
Saturday 28 March, 10.00-16.30 1 week. Ref: C2342514
£25.00
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Literature: And Before Shakespeare – Gammer Gurton’s Needle with Hazel Salisbury
Saturday 18 July, 10.00-16.30 1 week. Ref: C2342515
£56.00
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History: Despicable, unlucky or a scapegoat? Bad King John with Mark Barnard £15.00
Saturday 1 February, 10.00-13.00 1 week. Ref: C2342700
£15.00
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History: Battle of Culloden 1746 – the End of a Dream? with Mark Barnard
Saturday 21 March, 10.00-13.00 1 week. Ref: C2342701
£15.00
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