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Walks: Geology - Further Afield - All - SBR69013

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Next term start date

27 Sep 2017

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR69013

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

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
    Edinburgh
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £45.00 for term
  • Wednesday 13:00

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: - gained knowledge of the range of different rocks found in the Edinburgh area; - understanding of the story of how these rocks formed, by different processes; and - appreciate how this diversity in the bedrock has resulted in a varied landscape. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: This course will comprise 5 informal, short walks in different areas close to Edinburgh 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

  • Date term started:27 Sep 2017 (starts in 65 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:15
  • Cost:£45.00 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

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