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. Faulkner's gothic vision

    Course Date: Sat 5 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    In Faulkner’s short novel ‘The Bear’, we will examine how narration probes the cracked surfaces of human relationships. The guided, text-based discussion will provide tools towards understanding Faulkner’s complex vision. Please read in advance.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  2. An introduction to data journalism

    An introduction to data journalism

    Course Date: Sat 5 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Use your IT skills to data mine and find stories hidden in published statistics.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  3. The poetry of Keats: a literary workshop

    Course Date: Sun 6 May 2018
    Location on this date: OS - Off Site
    This course, led by Nick Field, Build literature tutor and former Keats House Poet in Residence, will give you the chance to read, explore and discuss some of Keats' most significant poetry in the location in which many of them were written. Poems include 'The Odes' and 'The Eve of St.Agnes'.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  4. Local history writing

    Local history writing

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    On this inspiring new short course students will learn how to write local history books, booklets and features. Local history covers a broad spectrum of topics but writers in this area are often interested in penning volumes about their family, their home town, the street they live in, the places they love, know well or grew up in, from old buildings to parks, markets and beyond.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £44.00

  5. A journey through Boccaccio's Decameron

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Inspired by the 'Arabian Nights', Boccaccio created the first Italian novel. He also went beyond Christian morality and contemporary canons to portray an extraordinary variety of themes, characters and settings. Includes scenes from Pasolini's eponymous film.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  6. Collectors and the British Museum

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    William Hamilton, Charles Townley and Lord Elgin were great collectors of ancient artefacts and by donating their collections to the British Museum influenced Neo-Classical culture.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  7. Witchdoctors, wizards and shamans: the anthropology of Shamanism

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Popular representations of shamans, wizards and witchdoctors are often confusing and inaccurate. This course examines, through anthropology, ideas surround healing, cure and communication with spirits that blur the line between the visible and the invisible.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  8. Contemporary British playwriting and theatre

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Focusing on key works in modern British theatre, we explore developments since the boom in new writing in the 1990’s, the work of major playwrights in context and the significance of new contemporary theatre forms. Writers include Caryl Churchill, Simon Stephens and theatre companies including Forced Entertainment.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  9. Approaching an agent

    Approaching an agent

    Course Date: Sat 12 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This one-day workshop, designed for authors who have finished their manuscript, offers practical advice on finding and approaching a literary agent.
    Full fee: £59.00
    Senior fee: £59.00
    Concession: £24.00

  10. The May 1958 crisis: the war in Algeria, the return of De Gaulle, and the fall of the French Fourth and birth of the Fifth Republic

    Course Date: Sun 13 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the causes and consequences of the putsch of Algiers of the 13th May 1958, in both France and Algeria. Tutor: Sebastien Ardouin.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £31.00
    Concession: £20.00

  11. Writing a short film

    Writing a short film

    Course Date: Sun 13 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Would you like to write a script for a short film over two days? This short course offers an insight into the fundamentals of screenwriting through tutor input, writing exercises, group work and discussion.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £40.00

  12. Playwriting: stage 1

    Playwriting: stage 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 May 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the fundamental techniques of writing for the stage. Get to grips with dialogue, character, story and structure, and start work on your own play.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £68.00

  13. Journalism for second language speakers

    Journalism for second language speakers

    Course Date: Mon 14 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Build your confidence in writing news and features articles for newspapers and magazines in a supportive group in which you can explore the writing style of British journalism. This course is suitable for beginner to intermediate levels.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £44.00

  14. The golden age of Russian literature: Tolstoy, Turgenev, Dostoevsky and Chekhov

    Course Date: Mon 14 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore and discuss the work of key writers from 19th century Russian literature, including Chekhov's The Lady with the Lapdog, Tolstoy's The Death of Ivan Ilyich, Dostoevsky's Notes from the Underground and Turgenev's Fathers and Sons.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £44.00

  15. The essay - academic writing

    The essay - academic writing

    Course Date: Mon 14 May 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A crash course in essay writing – beginnings, middles and ends. Suitable for students on A level and access courses or undergraduates. For full-time students there is a special reduced fee of £27.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £36.00

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