History, culture & writing

We offer an extraordinary range of courses during the day, in the evening and at weekends, from the most popular subjects to the completely unique, including film studies, creative and non-fiction writing courses and American history courses. Many of our tutors are nationally recognised in their fields, including published authors, and practising professionals in the media. As a learner you can also benefit from our partnerships with organisations such as the British Film Institute and close links with The British Museum, the London Transport Museum and many others.

Want to speak to a member of the Humanities Team to find out more about our courses? Call us on 020 7492 2652 or email us on [email protected]

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  1. What changes? Parmenides and Heraclitus on Being and Becoming

    Course Date: Mon 23 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    For Parmenides, being is eternal, static and unitary - change is not fundamentally real. For Heraclitus, everything changes, nothing remains the same, being is a dynamic becoming. Are these founders of Western philosophy really opposed?
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £71.00
    Concession: £45.00

  2. Freelance journalism

    Freelance journalism

    Course Date: Mon 23 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Fast track through the essential skills for writing newspaper and magazine articles with a widely experienced Fleet Street professional. Experiment with challenging interviews and receive insider tips on selling your work.
    Full fee: £149.00
    Senior fee: £149.00
    Concession: £60.00

  3. Getting published

    Getting published

    Course Date: Mon 23 Jul 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    So you've finished your novel. What's next? This short course provides guidance in submitting to agents and publishers, and helps you to tailor your work to maximise its potential in the marketplace.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £48.00

  4. Autobiographical writing: getting started

    Autobiographical writing: getting started

    Course Date: Mon 23 Jul 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Whether writing for self-discovery, testimony or to tell your story, learn how to get started and what's involved in autobiographical writing. Explore various resources from diaries to dreams, memories and fantasy.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £48.00

  5. Introduction to writing young adult fiction

    Introduction to writing young adult fiction

    Course Date: Mon 23 Jul 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Young adult fiction is booming. Find out more about this exciting genre and how it differs from other forms of writing for adults and children. Learn the essential techniques and, with support from your tutor, develop your own ideas for YA stories.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £48.00

  6. Introduction to advanced academic writing (year 3 undergraduates and beyond)

    Introduction to advanced academic writing (year 3 undergraduates and beyond)

    Course Date: Tue 24 Jul 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    On this one-day workshop we will explore the building blocks and strategies for good writing. Ideal for those studying, or contemplating writing, at this level.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  7. 1968: year of turbulence across the world

    Course Date: Tue 24 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Fifty years ago the world was rocked by clashes between forces trying to bring about change and those that were determined to prevent this. As decolonisation progressed, new countries found it hard to resist the pressure to take one or other side in the Cold War. This course looks at the momentous events of that year around the globe: political, diplomatic, social and cultural.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £17.00

  8. Fascism and neo-Fascism

    Course Date: Wed 25 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This two-session evening course introduces you to the idea of fascism - as a form of leftwing nationalism, its origins, as well as its development as a response to Maxism. This short course will then examine what is meant by neo-fascism, its development arising in the post-WWII period.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £17.00

  9. Global political Islam

    Course Date: Wed 25 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Debates concerning Islam and its impact on global politics have come to dominate the contemporary political landscape. On this short course you will gain an understanding of the mindset upon which Islam and politics have been fused, and its role in contemporary Islamic thought and movement. Tutor: Noman Hanif.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £22.00

  10. Writing memoir: a taster

    Writing memoir: a taster

    Course Date: Wed 25 Jul 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you have a personal story to tell that will move, delight, stir and inform readers? This short course guides students in planning and crafting a memoir.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  11. English poetry in the age of Napoleon

    Course Date: Thu 26 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The hopes and fears of this revolutionary era were reflected in the poetry of the leading Romantics, including Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron and Shelley. We shall consider – in context – a representative selection of their work.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £22.00

  12. Colombia: what future for the peace process after the May 2018 elections?

    Course Date: Thu 26 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Even though the initial peace accord between the government and the FARC guerrilla was rejected in a referendum, a revised version was rapidly adopted by parliament in December 2016. What did this new accord include? How is it being implemented? And what are the consequences of the results of the 2018 elections?
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £29.00
    Concession: £13.00

  13. Pompeii and the Roman world

    Course Date: Thu 26 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Gain an insight into the most interesting places in Pompeii and about life in the Roman world. Visit to the British Museum included.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £47.00
    Concession: £30.00

  14. Beyond the human: exploring philosophy of artificial intelligence and life

    Course Date: Thu 26 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The fields of synthetic biology and artificial life are merging with artificial intelligence to put our conceptions of what it is to be human in doubt. What are the consequences of thinking ‘beyond the human’?
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £35.00

  15. Italian weekend: Quattrocento Florence: identity, politics and the making of the modern world

    Course Date: Fri 27 Jul 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This morning course will provide you with a rigorous introduction to life in 15th century Florence, a time and a place of crucial historical interest that not only nurtured the Renaissance but ‘made the modern world’. Drawing from a wide range of contemporary images and source materials, we will explore Florentine political history, economics, philosophy and artistic patronage.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £23.00
    Concession: £13.00

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