Walks: Geology - Further Afield - All - SBR68913X

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Next term start date

26 Sep 2018


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR68913X

Disabled access

From Wednesday 8 August 2018: Book online, or contact course provider.

  • South Bridge Resource Centre
    Infirmary Street,
  • 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:26 Sep 2018 (starts in 38 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:15
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Reduced
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Concession
    • 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
26 Sep 2018 Wednesday 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
03 Oct 2018 Wednesday 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
10 Oct 2018 Wednesday 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
24 Oct 2018 Wednesday 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
31 Oct 2018 Wednesday 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Venue details

South Bridge Resource Centre

Infirmary Street
Tel: 0131 556 2944
Email: cld-southbridge@ea.edin.sch.uk

Disabled access

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

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