Course Cancellations due to Coronavirus

17 March 2020

South Reading Leisure Centre has closed today with immediate effect.
The remaining sessions (normally two) of the following courses have been cancelled:

Britain’s Untold History: Events That Deserve to be Better Known
Wagner and His Legacy
Art and Architecture along the Via Emilia
Beside the Seaside: the History and Architecture of the British Seaside Resort

Woodley Hill House remains open and the following courses will be running this week:

How to Enjoy Medieval Literature
The Golden Age of Dutch Painting
Beyond Cleopatra: Roman Egypt Explored
Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs for False Beginners

No decision has yet been made on whether to run these four courses next week (24-25 March).

Any outstanding sessions from the above courses will be delivered to students in the form of lecture notes,
an online session or a deferred session.

20 March 2020

The WEA is suspending all face to face teaching from today.
For Reading Branch this means that the following courses will not be running next week:

How to Enjoy Medieval Literature
The Golden Age of Dutch Painting
Beyond Cleopatra: Roman Egypt Explored
Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs for False Beginners

Study Day: Elizabethan and Jacobean Houses and Their Families

Any outstanding sessions from the above courses will be delivered to students in the form of lecture notes, 
an online session or a deferred session.

23 March 2020

All our remaining courses for this academic year are now cancelled in face-to-face form. Some might be replaced by online versions. Others might be re-introduced in the 2020/21 academic year. We have left the courses on the website because proceeding with the booking process will allow you to register for details of online courses.

17 April 2020

Summer Term Short Courses being replaced by online versions:

Discovering Ancient Rome  - Commences 03 Jun 2020
Post-War British Film and Society  - Commences 23 Apr 2020
The Architecture of the USA  - Commences 23 Apr 2020
The Philosophy of Humour  - Commences 29 Apr 2020

Summer Term Short Course being postponed until later for face to face presentation, subject to rules:

Heart of the Silk Road: The Art and Architecture of Uzbekistan  - Commences 23 Jun 2020

All Summer Term Study Days will be rescheduled either for the 2020/21 or 2021/22 academic years.

05 June 2020

Heart of the Silk Road: The Art and Architecture of Uzbekistan  - Cancelled