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Spanish - Beginners

Part Time LPXR134P

Have fun as you learn to understand and speak Spanish in a range of practical everyday situations, immersing yourself in the culture of Spain and Latin America along the way....

11th Jan 2022 - 5th Jul 2022

Tuesday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Digital Skills for Life - Improvers

Part Time WCXR205P

This course offers the learner a qualification that further develops their knowledge and digital skills within a life-related context. It is based on the Essential Digital Skills Framework....

29th Apr 2022 - 15th Jul 2022

Friday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Chinese (Mandarin) - Beginners

Part Time LPXR102P

This is a course for complete beginners. The main aim is to help you to begin to 'get by' in the language. The main emphasis will be on your speaking and listening, also some relevant cultural information....

30th Sep 2021 - 9th Dec 2021

Thursday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Crafting - Greetings Card Making

Part Time QCXT010P

A chance to hand-make those “hand-made cards” for sale at extortionate prices. We will be using different crafty techniques to make a variety of hand-crafty birthday, thank-you and Christmas cards....

11th Nov 2021 - 9th Dec 2021

Thursday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Guitar - Beginners

Part Time QCXR503P

This course is aimed at beginners with some experience and is designed as a jump-start into performing some popular tunes and to help overcome the most common challenges. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and get your guitar pl...

25th Apr 2022 - 18th Jul 2022

Monday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Polish - Beginners

Part Time LPXT107P

A continuation from beginners A. The main topics are designed for those who wish to converse a little more in the language when visiting the country. The course includes all four skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening. The aim of the course...

4th Jan 2022 - 28th Jun 2022

Tuesday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT616P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery classes. Learn traditional techniques to make Silver jewellery ready to wear home with pride....

15th Sep 2021 - 20th Oct 2021

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT617P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery classes. Learn traditional techniques to make Silver jewellery ready to wear home with pride....

3rd Nov 2021 - 26th Jan 2022

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Ukulele Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXR514P

Develop your ukulele-playing skills further. This course is for people who can already play at a basic level but would like to improve to a more fluid and accomplished level of playing. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and mov...

5th Nov 2021 - 10th Dec 2021

Friday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Floristry - Christmas Workshop

Part Time ICXR104P

This workshop is for anyone with a passion for being creative with flowers, whether it becomes a relaxing hobby or the start of a floral career. The workshop will give you some of the foundational skills while making a beautiful piece to take home wi...

20th Nov 2021 - 20th Nov 2021

Saturday

Floristry

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Italian - Beginners

Part Time LPXR132P

The main emphasis will be on your speaking and listening including some relevant cultural information. You will learn the basic way of greeting in a courteous way, also saying farewell. You will also learn how to introduce yourself with information s...

10th Jan 2022 - 11th Jul 2022

Monday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Ukulele Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXR513P

Develop your ukulele-playing skills further. This course is for people who can already play at a basic level but would like to improve to a more fluid and accomplished level of playing. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and mov...

14th Jan 2022 - 1st Apr 2022

Friday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Floristry - Spring Workshop

Part Time ICXT104P

This workshop is for anyone with a passion for being creative with flowers, whether it becomes a relaxing hobby or the start of a floral career. The workshop will give you some of the foundational skills while making a beautiful piece to take home....

26th Mar 2022 - 26th Mar 2022

Saturday

Floristry

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Acrylic Painting - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT207P

You will be offered a broad grounding in the use of acrylics. You will cover glazing, layering, impasto painting, bold and expressive brush work. You will examine how to observe a simple still life, how to mould form through light and shade, how to u...

3rd Nov 2021 - 26th Jan 2022

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Chinese (Mandarin) - Beginners

Part Time LPXR112P

The main emphasis will be on your speaking and listening including some relevant cultural information. You will learn the basic way of greeting in a courteous way, also saying farewell. You will also learn how to introduce yourself with information s...

6th Jan 2022 - 30th Jun 2022

Thursday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Mindfulness - Introduction

Part Time ZCXR607P

This course offers an introduction to the benefits of Mindfulness - a method of mental training that provides a set of simple, yet powerful practices to help manage the daily stresses of life. It offers ways to break free from some unconscious habits...

15th Jan 2022 - 26th Mar 2022

Saturday

Learning for Wellbeing

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Computer - Microsoft Excel - Charts for Beginners

Part Time WCXT001P

Microsoft Excel is an invaluable tool in the workplace and an essential skill if you aspire to improve your career prospects in administrative roles. This course builds on your existing skills and includes use of Charts....

17th Jan 2022 - 14th Feb 2022

Monday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Acrylic Painting - Beginners

Part Time QCXT201P

You will be offered a broad grounding in the use of acrylics. You will cover glazing, layering, impasto painting, bold and expressive brush work. You will examine how to observe a simple still life, how to mould form through light and shade, how to u...

15th Sep 2021 - 20th Oct 2021

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Photoshop - Improvers

Part Time QCXR308P

A follow on from Photoshop Beginners exploring more in-depth techniques and gaining a fluidity of use through knowledge, application and refinement. We will be using multiple effects on imagery and look at how these work together to build up atmosphe...

11th Jan 2022 - 5th Jul 2022

Tuesday

Photography

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Silk Painting - Workshop

Part Time QCXT002P

You will be introduced to the secrets of this exquisite art form, working with an artist who specialises in silk painting. Create your own unique artwork....

13th Nov 2021 - 13th Nov 2021

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Greek for Holidays

Part Time LPXT108P

This 10-week course has been designed for learners who are complete beginners and are planning to spend their holidays in Greece. The main aim of the course is to enable learners to use some basic language to interact and communicate effectively with...

26th Apr 2022 - 5th Jul 2022

Tuesday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Introduction to Working with Children in Different Settings

Part Time WCXR301P

The course offers a basic introduction to the roles and responsibilities involved with working with children in different settings. There is also a focus on skills, abilities and knowledge required to do so as well as an opportunity for learners to m...

9th May 2022 - 13th Jun 2022

Monday

Local & Family History

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Computer - Microsoft EXCEL - Next Steps

Part Time WCXR002P

This Microsoft Excel course is ideal for those who have a basic working knowledge of Excel and wish to advance their skills....

20th Jan 2022 - 17th Feb 2022

Thursday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Computer - Microsoft Excel - Beginners

Part Time WCXT003P

Microsoft Excel is an invaluable tool in the workplace and an essential skill if you aspire to improve your career prospects in administrative roles. Spreadsheets are equally a useful personal skill for enhancing processes like tracking your personal...

9th May 2022 - 13th Jun 2022

Monday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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The Good Life - Beginning to Garden and Grow

Part Time ICXT001P

From beginners to those with a bit of experience, this course is designed to help you improve your garden. This is a practical course which will help you brighten up outdoor spaces, improve your horticultural skills, and appreciate the wealth of plan...

5th Mar 2022 - 28th May 2022

Saturday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver - Workshop

Part Time QCXT004P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery workshops....

25th Jun 2022 - 25th Jun 2022

Saturday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Watercolour - Landscape in a Day

Part Time QCXR113P

We will create a landscape with depth and atmosphere. To achieve this, there will be stage by stage demonstrations on the various ways of applying watercolour, such as wet into wet and building up layered washes. We will also look at simple ways of u...

12th Mar 2022 - 12th Mar 2022

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Greater and Greener Oxford (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse)

Part Time ICXR308P

If you are interested in finding out how you can make a change to your local environment this is the course for you. This six-week course will give you an opportunity to be a part of a Greener Oxford by exploring practical ways to become more environ...

11th Jun 2022 - 16th Jul 2022

Saturday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Essential Digital Skills

Part Time WPXT100P

It is estimated that one in five adults lack basic digital skills. This qualification aims to enable learners to develop the digital skills they need for life, work or further study. At Entry level 3, the focus is on developing digital skills for lif...

15th Jan 2022 - 2nd Jul 2022

Saturday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Crafting - Introduction to Various Crafts

Part Time QCXT012P

A chance to hand create some lovely gifts and decorations as part of an introduction to various crafty techniques....

13th Jan 2022 - 17th Feb 2022

Thursday

Horticulture

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Preparing to Work in Schools Level 1 Award

Part Time WPXT001P

This qualification prepares learners for further learning and training whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment in a school setting. It covers areas such as how to support the well-being of a child or young person a...

17th Jan 2022 - 28th Mar 2022

Monday

Early Years

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Portrait Drawing - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT106P

This course will teach people with some or no experience the basic proportions and ratios for drawing a full face from different angles, and assist the more experienced learners to develop their skill and competence in drawing using live models.This ...

31st Jan 2022 - 4th Jul 2022

Monday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Portrait Drawing - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT104P

This course will teach less experienced drawers the basic proportions and ratios for drawing a full face from different angles, and assist the more experienced learners to develop their skill and competence in drawing using live models.This carefully...

13th Sep 2021 - 18th Oct 2021

Monday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Meditation

Part Time ZCXT001P

Come along and enjoy a relaxing session sampling a series of short easy guided meditations....

3rd Mar 2022 - 7th Apr 2022

Thursday

Complementary Therapies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Guitar - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXR505P

Develop your guitar-playing skills further. This course is for people who can already play at a basic level but would like to improve to a more fluid and accomplished level of playing. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and move...

25th Apr 2022 - 18th Jul 2022

Monday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Italian - Beginners

Part Time LPXT101P

The main emphasis will be on your speaking and listening including some relevant cultural information. You will learn the basic way of greeting in a courteous way, also saying farewell. You will also learn how to introduce yourself with information s...

8th Jan 2022 - 9th Jul 2022

Saturday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Portrait Drawing - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT105P

This course will teach less experienced drawers the basic proportions and ratios for drawing a full face from different angles, and assist the more experienced learners to develop their skill and competence in drawing using live models.This carefully...

1st Nov 2021 - 24th Jan 2022

Monday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Crafting - Eco Mend and Make Introduction

Part Time QCXT013P

Buttons need sewing on? Jumpers need darning, cuffs starting to fray? Come and learn how to mend these. Create wax wraps, paper plant pots, start patchwork or rag rugs. Brown paper gift wrapping ideas. Sessions on how to mend and small scale upcycle....

4th Mar 2022 - 1st Apr 2022

Friday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Computer - Microsoft Excel - Beginners

Part Time WCXR102P

Microsoft Excel is an invaluable tool in the workplace and an essential skill if you aspire to improve your career prospects in administrative roles. Spreadsheets are equally a useful personal skill for enhancing processes like tracking your personal...

4th Nov 2021 - 2nd Dec 2021

Thursday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Illustration for Children's Picture Books - Beginners

Part Time QCXR136P

Korky Paul, international multi-million selling children’s book illustrator, will teach you how to draw and illustrate a double page spread of a children’s picture book as steps towards a presentation package to show prospective publishers (something...

17th Jan 2022 - 28th Mar 2022

Monday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Greater and Greener Oxford (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse)

Part Time ICXT309P

If you are interested in finding out how you can make a change to your local environment this is the course for you. This six-week course will give you an opportunity to be a part of a Greener Oxford by exploring practical ways to become more environ...

15th Jan 2022 - 19th Feb 2022

Saturday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT618P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery classes. Learn traditional techniques to make Silver jewellery ready to wear home with pride....

2nd Feb 2022 - 29th Jun 2022

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Drawing & Watercolour - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT109P

You shall cover basic drawing skills such as construction drawing and moulding form with light and shade. We will look at the traditional ways of applying watercolour: wet into wet, layered washes, glazes etc. We will also make experimental paintings...

2nd Feb 2022 - 29th Jun 2022

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Ukulele Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXR512P

This course is aimed at beginners with some experience and is designed as a jump-start into performing some popular tunes and to help overcome the most common challenges. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and get your ukulele p...

22nd Apr 2022 - 8th Jul 2022

Friday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Mindfulness and Self-Compassion

Part Time ZCXR612P

Learn how to deepen a daily Mindfulness habit through practical exercises and group discussions. The basic techniques of Mindfulness are taught in Part 1-introduction, refined in Part 2 - Deepening the practice and deepened in Part 3 - self-compassio...

5th Apr 2022 - 28th Jun 2022

Tuesday

Learning for Wellbeing

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver – Christmas Sparkle Workshop

Part Time QCXR608P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery workshops. Learn traditional techniques to make Silver jewellery ready to wear home with pride....

13th Nov 2021 - 20th Nov 2021

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Introduction to Ancient Greek and Latin Literature and Culture

Part Time LPXT111P

Ancient Greece and Rome have left us with a treasure trove of literary masterpieces. Starting with the epic poems attributed to Homer, which depict the glories and horrors of war and the fascination and terror of travel at sea, and continuing with ly...

12th Jan 2022 - 9th Mar 2022

Wednesday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Portrait - Drawing from a Clothed Model - Workshop

Part Time QCXT001P

We will focus on constructing the head and look at ways to accurately describe and place the features. There will also be a consideration of how to construct the whole body and describe the folds and creases found in clothing. Learners will leave wit...

18th Jun 2022 - 18th Jun 2022

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Photoshop - Beginners

Part Time QCXR307P

The course is suitable for complete beginners in Photoshop, for those that are keen photographers, professionals that work with imagery or those wanting to gain new skills to enhance employability. We will be looking at a lot of the tools and explori...

15th Jan 2022 - 2nd Apr 2022

Saturday

Photography

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Jewellery with Silver - Workshop

Part Time QCXR609P

Add a silver lining to your day at one of our silver jewellery workshops....

12th Mar 2022 - 12th Mar 2022

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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French - Beginners

Part Time LPXR131P

The main emphasis will be on your speaking and listening including some relevant cultural information. You will learn the basic way of greeting in a courteous way, also saying farewell. You will also learn how to introduce yourself with information s...

10th Jan 2022 - 4th Jul 2022

Monday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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The Menopause – A Holistic Approach

Part Time ZCXS000P

Discuss the changes and symptoms experienced during menopause. Learn what causes them and some holistic approaches to feeling good at this time of life....

4th Jun 2022 - 4th Jun 2022

Saturday

Complementary Therapies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Computer - Microsoft Excel - Pivot Tables for Beginners

Part Time WCXT002P

Microsoft Excel is an invaluable tool in the workplace and an essential skill if you aspire to improve your career prospects in administrative roles. This course builds on your existing skills and includes use of Pivot Table....

28th Feb 2022 - 28th Mar 2022

Monday

Digital Technologies

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Digital DSLR Photography - Stage 2

Part Time QCXR305P

A digital photography course following on from stage 1. It will enable you to further understand your DSLR or bridge camera. The course will look at additional camera features and equipment that will enhance your photography skills....

26th Apr 2022 - 12th Jul 2022

Tuesday

Photography

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Business Management - Starting out in Finance

Part Time WPXR201P

Do you want to know invoices from statements? Receivables from payables? Turnover or profit? If not, this course is for you!...

9th Jun 2022 - 14th Jul 2022

Thursday

Business

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Russian - Beginners

Part Time LPXT110P

This course is for those who want to learn very basic structures and vocabulary, understand and make yourself understood in a limited range of predictable everyday situations. This may be a good place for those “Rusty” beginners who have learned very...

8th Jan 2022 - 9th Jul 2022

Saturday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Acrylic Landscape in a Day

Part Time QCXR204P

We will create a landscape with depth and atmosphere. To achieve this, there will be stage by stage demonstrations on the various ways of applying acrylic paint, from impasto to glazing. We will also look at simple ways of using colour effectively an...

16th Oct 2021 - 16th Oct 2021

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Acrylic Painting - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT206P

You will be offered a broad grounding in the use of acrylics. You will cover glazing, layering, impasto painting, bold and expressive brush work. You will examine how to observe a simple still life, how to mould form through light and shade, how to u...

2nd Feb 2022 - 29th Jun 2022

Wednesday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Guitar - Beginners

Part Time QCXR502P

This course is aimed at beginners with a little bit of experience and is designed as a jump-start into performing some simple tunes and to help overcome the most common challenges. Join this entertaining, informative and inspiring course and get your...

17th Jan 2022 - 4th Apr 2022

Monday

Music Technology

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Japanese - Beginners

Part Time LPXS001P

This is the follow on course from Beginners A and should only be considered if you have completed the A course or feel comfortable enough to be able to read and /or write basic hiragana or katakana and some basic Kanji...

6th Jan 2022 - 30th Jun 2022

Thursday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Business Management - Introduction to Human Resource Management

Part Time WPXS203P

This course will cover the core elements of Human Resource Management (HR). It is designed for those considering HR as a career or who need to do some HR as part of their role....

13th May 2022 - 24th Jun 2022

Friday

Business

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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5th Nov 2021 - 10th Dec 2021

Friday

Business

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Crafting - Eco Mend and Make - Mixed Ability

Part Time QCXT014P

Continuing from the introduction – or just starting – this course is still for you. Buttons need sewing on? Jumpers need darning, cuffs starting to fray? Come and learn how to mend these.Create wax wraps, paper plant pots, start patchwork or rag rugs...

29th Apr 2022 - 27th May 2022

Friday

Homecrafts

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Glass Fusion - Christmas Wreath and Festive Decorations

Part Time QCXR603P

Enjoy creating your own unique Table Centre Piece or Christmas Wreath in Glass as well as some exciting tree decorations during this seasonal workshop. Make this Christmas special with a sparkle of glass....

4th Dec 2021 - 21st Nov 2021

Saturday

Art & Design

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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Spanish Beginners

Part Time LPXT105P

Have fun as you continue to understand and speak Spanish in a range of practical everyday situations, immersing yourself in the culture of Spain and Latin America along the way....

4th Jan 2022 - 28th Jun 2022

Tuesday

Languages

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

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