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Guitar for Improvers

Course Title:

Guitar for Improvers

Course Number:

CSKL I30151

Venue:

Littleover Community School

Learning Area:

Arts

Level:

Level 2

Tutor(s):

Liam McBride

Start Date:

11 April 2018

End Date:

20 June 2018

Session Time(s):

Wednesday between 18:15 and 20:15

Total Sessions:

10

Total Hours:

20

Class Size:

Between 6 and 8 learners.

Course Information

Guitar for improvers

Total Guided Learning Hours: 20 Hours

What will I be learning?

Various styles, techniques and songs, as well as some of the theory behind it.

Does the course lead to a qualification?

This is a none qualification course

Who is the course for?

Improvers.  If can you already play a few songs and have some knowledge of chords and scales

What do I need to bring?

A Guitar, pen and paper

Are there any additional costs?

No extra cost

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

There will be regular written tests, practical performances and recordings of this, as well as individual learning plans.

Can I have help in the class?

If you would like to enrol on this course but think you will need some help in the class you could have support through the Learning Partners Scheme. The scheme matches learners who need additional help with a volunteer to attend the class together. Volunteers can help with confidence, practical tasks such as cutting or measuring, reading and taking notes or communicating with the tutor and other learners.

If you would like more information about the scheme please contact Pat Ward 642308

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

DerbyLearn is a learning platform that supports and complements most classes.  To find out more, please go to www.derbylearn.net and sign up, it’s free and well worth a look!

After the course, what next?

We have lots of courses planned to ensure you have a variety of progression routes.  If you are interested in another course, please ask for more information or telephone our helpline on Derby (01332) 717900 or enquiries@derbyals.org

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

DALS:

  •  Learners can continue on the course until they feel they have reached their potential. Opportunities for performance and recording can also be signposted by the tutor 

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:
meet enjoy learn achieve
This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!

Volunteering opportunities

We have a number of rewarding volunteering opportunities both within DALS and with other organisations.  These can offer you a number of benefits, including the ability to enhance your employment prospects, and the ability to learn whilst supporting others.  If you are interested in finding out more about volunteering opportunities, please contact Pat Ward on 01332 642308 or email pat.ward@derbyals.org  You can also find information on volunteering opportunities on our noticeboards and website.

Venue Information

Littleover Community School

Address:

Pastures Hill, Littleover, Derby, DE23 4BZ

Parking:

Limited Car Parking
Cycle Parking Available

Security:

CCTV
Caretaker on site

Disability Support:

Disabled Access to Ground Floor only
Disabled Toilets
Disabled Parking available

Refreshments:

Limited Facilities
Drinks Machine
Snack Machine

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Directions:

Take Burton Road A5250, from Derby City Centre. Keep going straight on, then right into Littleover until Burton Road changes to Pastures Hill. Littleover School is on the right hand side. 01332 510746

Bus Routes:

HQ Trent Barton Harlequin 60 & 37. V3. Please be aware of the times for the last bus, could be before the end of classes.

Enrolment Information

Enrol Now

You can enrol onto this course now using our online secure website. Enrol Now

In Person

If you would like more information about this course or wish to enrol, please contact via:

Enrolment Centre:

Littleover Community School

Opening Times:

Address:

Pastures Hill, Littleover, Derby, DE23 4BZ   Find Us

Telephone No:

01332 510746

Email:

enquiries@derbyals.org

By Email

Send your enrolment enquiry to enquiries@derbyals.org.

By Phone

To pay by credit/debit card or for more information about this course, please contact us on 01332 717900.

Fees

Category A Fee:

£120.00

Category B Fee:

£60.00

Category C Fee:

£108.00

You can also see more information on Fees & Reductions.

Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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