Walks: Geology - East Lothian - All - (20/2) - SBR54414B

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: SBR54414B

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From Wednesday 11 December 2019: Book online anytime, or: Telephone: or visit in person, between 10.00am and 3.00pm: Craigroyston Community High: (0131) 477 7801 (am only Tue to Fri); Drummond Community High: (0131) 556 2651 (not Friday pm); South Bridge Resource Centre; (0131) 556 7978; or Wester Hailes Education Centre: (0131) 621 8316 (not Friday pm). If a centre is busy, please try calling another.

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  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+

Activity description

NB: The first session of this course will be in Dunbar. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: No formal entry requirements. All levels welcome. LEARNING OUTCOMES: By the end of the course students will have learned/be able to: - knowledge of the range of different rocks found in East Lothian. - understand of the story of how these rocks formed, by different processes. - appreciate how this diversity in the bedrock has resulted in a varied landscape. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: This course will comprise one classroom session and four informal, short walks in different areas of East Lothian 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 beaches and paths which may be rough in places, and accessible by public transport. MATERIALS REQUIRED BY STUDENT; APPROXIMATE & ADDITIONAL COSTS: Good walking shoes and warm waterproof clothing.

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