COURSES: Adult Education

The WEA, a registered charity, is the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education and delivers over 9,500 part-time courses for over 74,000 people each year in England and Scotland.

The WEA offers a wide ranging curriculum and aims to to make your learning experience a positive one in friendly and supportive learning environments. You do not need any previous knowledge or qualifications to join most of our courses, only a willingness to share with others your curiosity, ideas and experience.

The leaflet linked below includes courses available across Yorkshire and Humber and the NW, including a good number in the Calderdale area, including:

  • Travellers’ Tales
  • Art History – American Art in the First Half of the 20th Century
  • Reading the Classics – Get to grips with those books you always intended to read
  • Philosophy: Adventures in Thinking – An introduction to
  • Creative Writing: A Novel in a year
  • History: Conflict in the Countryside
  • Art Theory: Artists, Collectors and Hoarders
  • A Guide to Self Publishing


Sownload Leaflet – Regional Brochure