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Next term start date

25 Jan 2022

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: ONL32712J

From Monday 20th December 2021: Book online. If this course is not full and says: 'this course is now closed to new participants', please email adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk and we will reply to you to let you know if it is possible to enrol.

  • ONLINE - Adult Education Programme
    Adult Education Programme ,
    The City of Edinburgh Council
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £74.25 for term
  • Tuesday: 10:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS: It is the responsibility of participants to ensure they have downloaded and checked they have access to the Microsoft Teams Application. No entry requirements. HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES: Participants need to be capable of short walks on paths and beaches that may be muddy and slippery in places. OVERVIEW / INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE: Explore the geology and landscape of East Lothian in a programme of 5 short walks in different locations, 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 paths and beaches that may be muddy and slippery in places. All walks will be accessible by public transport. The course will start with an online introductory session and there will be one other online session during the course. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: A combination of two online illustrated talks and five short walks exploring the geology and landscape of East Lothian. WHAT STUDENTS CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: 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. RESOURCES REQUIRED BY STUDENTS / ADDITIONAL COSTS: Good walking shoes and warm waterproof clothing.

Term information

  • Date term started:25 Jan 2022 (starts in 6 days)
  • Duration:7 lessons - 7 lessons remaining
  • Places:15
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £74.25
  • Concession
    £37.13
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    £16.50
    • 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 (7 lessons)

Date Day Time
25 Jan 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:30 am
01 Feb 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
08 Feb 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
22 Feb 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:30 am
01 Mar 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
08 Mar 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm
15 Mar 2022 Tuesday 10:00 am - 01:00 pm

Venue details

ONLINE - Adult Education Programme

Adult Education Programme
The City of Edinburgh Council
EH1 1LT
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Email: adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk
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