Develop your game: the art of chess strategy
Time: 17:30 - 19:00
This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.
Course Code: UBD38
Duration: 6 sessions (over 6 weeks)
What is the course about?
The course looks at themes associated with the middlegame.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
We will cover Attack and Defence, Planning, Pawn Structure, Weak Squares and Piece Co-ordination.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
You will have a better understanding of middlegame motifs which will enhance your chess understanding and ability.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
For inexperienced players who have a very basic understanding of chess.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
This course will be taught online through tutor presentation and demonstration and discussion.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
No other costs.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You might be interested in Develop your game: how to tackle chess endings (UBD39).