AL7601

Art and craft matters

Alexander Centre, Tavistock

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for adults with learning difficulties. Complete beginners are welcome.

Course content

You will be creative! There will be opportunities to do painting, making things, photography, drawing and sewing.

Support and feedback

There will be additional learning support provided, please contact Claire Allan to discuss any learning support requirements. 01822 613701

Additional costs and requirements

You will not need to bring anything other than enthusiasm and comfortable clothing.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

You will not be expected to do any homework but any design ideas that you want to bring with you to each session are welcome.

About the tutor

Caroline Ross currently works as a tutor for Learn Devon. Prior to this she worked for Integer training as a tutor and before that, as nationwide trainer and major accounts supervisor for Manpower plc.

Caroline has a Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) and a City & Guilds Level 4 Certificate of Adult Literacy Subject Specialist qualification. Caroline’s area of interest is teaching adults with learning difficulties

Caroline has been heavily involved in her children’s school, being the Secretary then Chairperson for the PTA for 8 years. She helps out at the local Youth Club and is hoping to be involved in more youth projects in the future.

“I love teaching and giving people the opportunity to do things for themselves instead of someone doing it for them. As a child I experienced things being snatched from my hands because I looked awkward (just being left-handed!) and made a promise that I would never do that to anyone else”.

Caroline Ross, Tutor, Learn Devon

DayFriday
Start date19 Jan 2018
End date23 Mar 2018
Start time13:00
End time15:00
Cost£54
Concessions not available