Madingley Weekly Programme
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|
Very good - opened up discussion and encouraged participation. I felt I had something to contribute.
RH, weekly student
Great to have presentations on the website for reference after the course has ended. Really excellent, well-designed course.
DM, weekly student
Very friendly, accessible, helpful and knowledgeable. … Lots of good practice writing; developed ideas further - now I feel I'm on my way.
LT, weekly student