Technology, Science & Business Courses in London
Excited by new technology, scientific breakthroughs or business success? Or perhaps you'd like to delve deeper into nature, conservation or astronomy?
We have a huge range of courses which help you to get your head around modern technology, give you the tools to succeed in business, or enable you to explore more of the world around you.
Our courses take place in the evenings, daytimes and at weekends, and are held in Covent Garden.
Find our contact details under 'About technology, science and business'.
Get in touch on 020 7831 7831 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm.
Course Date: Fri 8 Feb 2019 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn more about Facebook, the social networking site that allows you to find and communicate with friends and common interest groups. Keep in touch with family and friends or get in touch with long lost relations or school friends.Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £63.00Concession: £40.00
Course Date: Fri 8 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetAre you working or wanting to start work in an office but lacking the confidence and digital skills to perform some of the more advanced office tasks? Are you already working as an administrator and wanting to progress in your profession? This course will help you develop your digital skills to be able to complete more complex office tasks with confidence. You will engage in various projects to learn how to use the internet to research and find informatiion effectively in order to create report documents containing detailed information, spreadsheets, and charts. You will learn how to analyse and visually represent your data as well as send personalised emails and use mail merge.
This course is FREE if one of the following applies:
a) You are employed and earn less than £19,890. You need to have lived in the UK or EU for the last 3 years and be a citizen of the UK or a country within the EU. You may also be eligible for this funding in other circumstances. When you come for assessment or enrolment, bring a pay slip dated within 3 months of the course start date, or a current employment contract that shows your gross salary.
b) You are either on Jobseekers' Allowance or Employment & Support Allowance (WRAG). Please bring proof of income to your assessment or enrolment.
c) You receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit), earn less than £338 a month (individual claims) or £541 a month (household claims) and are doing the course to become employed or move into more sustainable employment.
Call 020 7831 7831 for more information.Full fee: £109.00Senior fee: £87.00
Course Date: Fri 8 Feb 2019 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetA popular one-day course that provides an overview of some common techniques used to market businesses on the internet. Examine Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), web advertising and social media marketing among other topics.Full fee: £99.00Senior fee: £79.00Concession: £50.00
Course Date: Sat 9 Feb 2019 (and 13 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWant to learn more about how computers work or what computer programmers do? Get started in computer programming using the popular and easy-to-use computer programming language Python.Full fee: £199.00Senior fee: £159.00Concession: £100.00
Course Date: Sun 10 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetGood copywriting skills are increasingly important, whether you want to write your own website or your company’s sales literature, or hope to work in advertising or marketing. We'll cover the core elements of copywriting using examples and practical exercises.
Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £59.00Concession: £24.00
Course Date: Sun 10 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWhat is Project Management, why is it important and what skills and tools do we need to manage a project? Get started in this one day course.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £71.00Concession: £45.00
Course Date: Sun 10 Feb 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetStephen Hawking and Elon Musk say it's humanity's biggest threat, but you use it every day. Learn what artificial intelligence is, what it will become, and how it works.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £71.00Concession: £45.00
Course Date: Tue 12 Feb 2019 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWhat does identify theft entail? What risks do you run? Learn how to protect yourself from identify theft on this course.Full fee: £39.00Senior fee: £31.00Concession: £20.00
Course Date: Tue 12 Feb 2019 (and 7 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetLearn about Apple Mac computers: the desktop, layout and environment, how to open, save and close files, and navigate the operating system.Full fee: £39.00Senior fee: £31.00Concession: £20.00
Course Date: Wed 13 Feb 2019 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis practical course is aimed at people who are looking to use social media to promote their business. This class is ideal for those who are still beginners, but have some familiarity with social media. You will learn how social media can be used to communicate with your target audience.Full fee: £199.00Senior fee: £159.00Concession: £100.00
Course Date: Thu 14 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetA brand is the soul of your business. It defines its identity, the way it expresses itself and how other people see your business or product. This course will give you an overview into the ins and outs of creating and managing a brand.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £71.00Concession: £45.00
Course Date: Fri 15 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetJava is one of the world's most popular programming languages. Get started with Java and learn about Object Oriented programming on this short course.Full fee: £189.00Senior fee: £151.00Concession: £95.00
Science guest lecture by Professor Ian Crawford: The new science of astrobiology and the search for life in the universeCourse Date: Fri 15 Feb 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIn this talk Professor Crawford will summarise the new interdisciplinary science of astrobiology -- the search for life in the universe. The talk will begin by describing the planetary and evolutionary context of life on Earth and it's implications for finding life elsewhere. Building on this perspective, the talk will consider the prospects for finding life, or evidence for past life, elsewhere in our Solar System, for example on the planet Mars and the icy moons of the outer solar system, before moving on to consider the potential habitability of planets recently discovered orbiting other stars.
Ian Crawford is an astronomer and planetary scientist, and is currently Professor of Planetary Science and Astrobiology at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is also a vice president of the Royal Astronomical Society. Ian's research focusses mainly on lunar geology, including the possibility of finding economically useful resources on the Moon, and on the search for past or present life on Mars.Full fee: £9.00Senior fee: £9.00Concession: £9.00
Course Date: Sat 16 Feb 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetToday's apes are few in number but, millions of years ago, apes ruled the primate world. Discover why they were so successful and why they disappeared. Explore key topics in their evolution and find out about great apes around the world today.
Dr Kathleen Bryson received her PhD in Biological Anthropology from University College London, and has taught human evolution and primatology at UCL, and Westminster School. She specialises in studies of ambiguity tolerance in humans and other great apes, in particular evolutionary theory applied to ingroup/outgroup distinctions. .Full fee: £49.00Senior fee: £39.00Concession: £25.00
Course Date: Sat 16 Feb 2019 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetIn this longer, in-depth course, take a look at the crucial features to get started on building your network with LinkedIn.Full fee: £79.00Senior fee: £63.00Concession: £40.00
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