- The physics of timeCourse start date: Sat 2 Jul 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: Gary RetallickWe will explore the various different conceptions of time within modern physics. The absolute time of Newtonian mechanics is contrasted with the relativistic time of Einsteinian gravity. The possibility that time is quantized, made up of discrete moments, is seen to emerge in some of the most cutting edge theories of physics, such as loop quantum gravity and string theory. The emergence of time in the big bang, the direction of time, and the possibility of time travel are all explored.
- Podcasting: introductionCourse start date: Thu 23 Jun 2022 (and 9 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: David MonteithDo you want to create your own podcast? This is your chance to develop your ideas into a fully-fledged podcast which you will produce in this course.
- Build a website in a day with WordPressCourse start date: Sun 24 Jul 2022 (and 6 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Julian HoldenWordPress is the world's most popular content management system, and it's free! On this intensive, one-day course you'll learn how to use it to build your own website.
- Introduction to PythonCourse start date: Sun 17 Jul 2022 (and 10 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: Rich CochraneWant to learn more about how computers work or what computer programmers do? Get started in computer programming using the most popular and easy-to-use computer programming language Python.
- Introduction to programmingCourse start date: Sat 9 Jul 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: Christopher CarranThis is a beginner's course designed for anyone who wants to dip their toes into the exciting world of programming and see what all the fuss is about. Perfect if you want to make your first step in learning any of the programming languages at City Lit.
- Intermediate PythonCourse start date: Sun 10 Jul 2022 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: Roden DerveniTake your Python coding skills to the next level. Extend your programming skills by learning how to create secure and reusable code using sub-routines and modules, use advanced lists and dictionaries to create more complex programs that solve real world problems, use inbuilt libraries to boost the functionality of your programs and learn how to build graphical interfaces to your code that work on Windows, Mac and Linux systems.
- Customising a WordPress websiteCourse start date: Sun 17 Jul 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Gal SapirThe course will teach you the necessary CSS skills to further customise a WordPress website. You will use this knowledge together with the WordPress post types to create a sleek and modern website.
- Copywriting: a tasterCourse start date: Sat 23 Jul 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: OnlineTutors: Rosie FioreGood copy makes all the difference. Whether you want to create your own website or work in advertising, this course will introduce you to the basics of copywriting using examples and practical exercises.
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
- Astrophysics dayCourse start date: Sun 24 Jul 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Radmila TopalovicA short introduction to the science of astrophysics which explores the physics of stars, galaxies, planets and black holes, as well as theoretical topics such as solar system formation. The course is taught by Radmila Topalovic, who holds a degree in Physics with Astrophysics and a PhD in Astrochemistry.Full fee £59.00 Senior fee £47.00 Concession £30.00
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