What is the course about?
Basic chess moves and ideas.
What will we cover?
Basic chess moves and ideas and transferable skills.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Move the pieces, know the rules and enjoy a basic game of chess.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
The course is taught at a basic level and is intended for beginners. No previous experience of chess needed.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Playing chess in simpler forms, instruction and discussion.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
If you want to take your chess further in Term 2, you might be interested in Chess for Improvers (UBD14).
General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details