Like Minds - Crafts

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Course code: 23H602

Join others in a group activity to help improve and maintain your mental and physical health and wellbeing.

when

where

THE MALTINGS 

Herbert Street

Wolverhampton
WV1 1NQ


fees

Fees and concessions

free

who

Wolverhampton Adult Education Service

enquiries@aes.wolverhampton.gov.uk

Course details

<p><span style="font-size:14px">Are you recovering from stress, anxiety or mild depression?</span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:14px">If so, our Like Minds courses are ideal to help improve your physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing as you learn to express yourself.</span></p>

<h1><span style="font-size:14px">As well as completing individual tasks, you will take part in group activities, so you will have opportunities to take time out to focus on yourself, whilst coming together with others in a similar situation.</span></h1>

<p><span style="font-size:14px">We offer the following courses:</span></p>

<ul>
<li><span style="font-size:14px">Like Minds Art - Tuesdays 10am to 12.30 OR Tuesdays 1pm to 3.30pm both classes run at The Maltings in the City Centre</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:14px">Like Minds Crafts - Wednesdays 10am to 12:30 this class runs at the Maltings in the City centre</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:14px">Like Minds Yoga - Monday 10am to 12:00 OR Thursday 10am to 12:00 both classes run at the Bob Jones centre in Blakenhall</span></li>
</ul>

<p><span style="font-size:14px">You can enrol at any point throughout the year if there are spaces.</span></p>

Course requirements

<p>You will need to be referred by your GP or health professional.  A referral form can be obtained either from the Continuing Education department, or from Student Services.  Contact details can be found at the end of form.</p>

<p>Prior to starting the course, you will discuss your individual needs with one of our team.</p>

<p>This course is suitable for all levels of ability and experience.</p>

Location

<p>The Maltings, Herbert Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1NQ</p>

What are the benefits of this course?

<ul>
<li>As the course progresses you should feel an increase in your own vitality, enhanced self-awareness, improved mental and emotional wellbeing</li>
<li>You will study in an adult environment with support from a dedicated Student Services Team</li>
<li>All the teachers are experts in their subject, fully qualified and experienced</li>
<li>We get excellent feedback from students</li>
<li>All students will have a FREE Microsoft 365 account</li>
</ul>

<p>Many students will be able to access financial support e.g. travel, childcare, course fees, resources</p>

How will I learn?

<p>Most sessions will be delivered face-to-face.</p>

<p>You will take part in group and individual activities with support from your teacher and fellow students. You will have access to appropriate learning resources and a learning environment suitable to your individual needs.</p>

<p>In addition, there may be online sessions where you will learn to use Microsoft Teams.</p>

<p>Learning Support is available if you have a learning disability, let us know on your application if you require support.</p>

How will my progress be monitored and assessed?

<p>Assessment takes place throughout your study</p>

<p>Regular monitoring of progress will help to identify any support you might need.</p>

<p>Throughout the course, you will discuss with your teacher what you want to achieve and record it on your ILP. You will decide with your teacher how long it will take to achieve your goals and you will receive verbal and written feedback throughout from your teacher.</p>

Are there any additional costs?

<p>For many students the course is free. </p>

<p>You will need to supply your own writing materials such as pens, paper and folders but you may be able to loan laptops and MiFi to enable you to learn at home.</p>

What qualification will I get?

<p>This is a non-qualification course.</p>

What will I be able to do after this course?

<p>You will be able to enrol onto a wide range of creative courses at Adult Education Wolverhampton.</p>

<p>Please check the website for new courses that start throughout the year. </p>

Further information

<p>For further information or careers or educational advice please contact our Student Gateway:</p>

<p>01902 558180 | <a href="mailto:enquiries@aes.wolverhampton.gov.uk">enquiries@aes.wolverhampton.gov.uk</a> | <a href="http://www.aes.wolverhampton.gov.uk">www.aes.wolverhampton.gov.uk</a></p>