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Walks: Geology - Beginner - SBR68813

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Next term start date

27 Sep 2017

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR68813

This term is fully booked

From Wednesday 9 August 2017: Book online, or contact course provider.

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £30.00 for term
  • Wednesday 10:00

Activity description

NB: The meeting point for the first session of this course is South Bridge Resource Centre. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. All levels welcome. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: - identify the different rocks of Edinburgh; - understanding of the story of how these rocks formed, by different processes; - appreciate how the variety of Edinburgh's rocks has resulted in a varied landscape; and - understand how the rocks of Edinburgh have influenced the development of the city. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: This course will comprise 5 informal, short walks around different parts of the city where we will get a chance to see different rock types and landscapes and see how these have influenced people. Each walk will be at a slow pace, on good paths and pavements, and accessible by public transport. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Good walking shoes and warm waterproof clothing.

Term information

This term is now full

  • Date term started:27 Sep 2017 (starts in 3 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:15
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £30.00
  • Reduced
    £15.00
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student
    • Over 60, retired and not in employment
  • Concession
    £15.00
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
27 Sep 2017 Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
04 Oct 2017 Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
11 Oct 2017 Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
25 Oct 2017 Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
01 Nov 2017 Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Venue details

South Bridge Resource Centre

Infirmary Street
Edinburgh
EH1 1LT
Tel: 0131 556 2944
Email: cld-southbridge@ea.edin.sch.uk
Website:

Bus Routes: Lothian 3, 5, 7, 8, 31, 37, 47, 49

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