Madingley Weekly Programme
Short courses at Madingley Hall
These short courses run between January and May each year, and are open to everyone, with no background knowledge or experience required.
- Study at beautiful Madingley Hall near Cambridge
- Courses last for 5 weeks, with one 2-hour session every week
- Many are multi-disciplinary, offering a variety of perspectives on each topic
- All courses are supported by our virtual learning environment (VLE)
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|The art of the Grand Tour||29 April 2014||Available|
|Wild places of Cambridgeshire||29 April 2014||Available|
|The architecture of pilgrimage||29 April 2014||Available|
|Visions of the future: predictions past and present||29 April 2014||Available|
|Science behind the headlines: online discussion group||29 April 2014||Available|
|Philosophy through literature: online reading group||29 April 2014||Waiting list|
|Poverty, disease and medicine||30 April 2014||Available|
|Humps and bumps, houses and hedges||30 April 2014||Available|
|Cambridge explorations: following in the footsteps of Cambridge's scientific explorers||30 April 2014||Available|
|Writing with style||30 April 2014||Waiting list|
I loved the cross-curricular nature of the lectures which opened up ideas and knowledge of other areas. The links between apparently discrete subjects were unexpected and developed understanding.
2012 weekly student
Excellent, interesting input with plenty of examples and ideas that stimulated discussion of our writing.
RH, 2012 weekly student
Very interactive - good group participation. A pleasure to take part in.
GE, 2013 weekly student