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)
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|Fairy tales: their histories and hidden meanings||13 October 2015||Available|
|Simone Weil: an introduction||13 October 2015||Available|
|Inventing childhood||15 October 2015||Available|
|Beginners' Portuguese||15 October 2015||Available|
|Relative strangers? The family and households in modern British society||2 February 2016||Available|
|Writing non-fiction: telling true tales||4 February 2016||Available|
|Beginners' Portuguese||4 February 2016||Available|
|Research at the museums||3 May 2016||Available|
|The exotic Universe||3 May 2016||Available|
|Writing non-fiction: bringing the past to life||5 May 2016||Available|
|Early Christian ethics: slavery, sex and salvation||5 May 2016||Available|
|Beginners' Portuguese||5 May 2016||Available|
|Flash fiction||9 May 2016||Available|
|Writing with confidence||9 May 2016||Available|
Excellent. I enjoy the scholarship, passion and humour. Infectious.
MH, 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
Enthusiasm for learning, generated by excellent lecturers.
RM, weekly student