Hands-on science

Course Dates: 24/09/19 - 30/06/20
Time: 13:30 - 15:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street

What is light made of? What is electricity? How were the planets created? We will visit the Science Museum and do experiments to find out.


What is the course about?

Experience basic science by conducting experiments in class, regular visits to the Science Museum's Wonderlab interactive display and doing research using the internet.

What will we cover?

What is light?
What is electricity?
How were the planets created?
Access to the Science Museum
Online science.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Join in science experiments
Use the internet to research science subjects
Take part in a science themed group project.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is for people with learning disabilties who are interested in finding out about science.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Group discussion
Group work
Pair work
1-1 tuition
Tutor demonstration.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Advice on courses for people with learning disabilities and additional support for other City Lit courses is available on Tuesday 12.30-1.30 by appointment only. Please call 020 7492 2586 or email learningdisability@citylit.ac.uk to book an appointment.

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See the course guide for term dates and further details

Tutor Biographies
We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.

Check your level

Course Code: SD103

Tue, day, 24 Sep - 30 Jun '20

Duration: 30 sessions (over 41 weeks)

Full fee: £129.00
Senior fee: £129.00
Concession: £129.00

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Why do I need an advice session?

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