What is the course about?
Learn the basics of playing the ukulele in a group lesson.
What will we cover?
Learn playing technique including how to strum simple chord patterns. At week 3 you will be able to sing simple songs and accompany other students.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
- Play simple chords
- Learn basic strumming patterns
- Learn about tuning
- play some songs.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is ideal for beginners to the ukulele.
You will need to follow written and verbal instructions in English and engage in class discussions.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Students will learn songs and techniques together in a group.
The tutor will give feedback and practical demonstrations of the technique taught in each session.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You can progress onto Ukulele intermediate.
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