Madingley Weekly Programme
Please note that we will be upgrading our website within the next few weeks. We will give notification nearer the date of any anticipated downtime.
Short courses at Madingley Hall
These short courses now run year-round, 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
- Some are multi-disciplinary, offering a variety of perspectives on each topic
- All courses are supported by our virtual learning environment (VLE)
The next tranche of weekly courses will be announced shortly.
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|Contemporary fictions: experiments in storytelling||23 January 2017||Available|
|Reading, writing, moving, being: literature and creative writing||23 January 2017||Available|
|Me, myself, I: an introduction to writing memoir||25 January 2017||Available|
|Cradle to grave? The sociology of childhood, youth, adulthood and old age||26 January 2017||Available|
|In the picture: images and the craft of telling true stories||26 April 2017||Available|
|Dante's dark wood: introducing the Divine Comedy||26 April 2017||Available|
|Making sense of poetry||27 April 2017||Available|
|Migration in global context||5 June 2017||Available|
Vibrant, enthusiastic and so knowledgeable with illustrations from wide variety of sources.
LS, weekly student
Excellent, interactive teaching style, tutor willing to listen to comments constructively. I have gained interest and information and a feeling of being back in the academic world. I go home feeling very upbeat.
DS, weekly student
Excellent, interesting input with plenty of examples and ideas that stimulated discussion of our writing.
RH, weekly student