Course Guide by Category

This is the 2021 Term 1 Course Guide Bookings open Monday 7 December: 9am for (E) courses, 10am for (L) courses, 11am for all other courses

 

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Due to COVID-19, U3APP courses will be run either ONLINE or BY EMAIL or OUTDOORS until face-to-face courses can resume in our venues.

      • To participate in an ONLINE course:
        • In advance, set yourself up in Zoom by following our Zoom guidelines.
        • On the day and time of your course,  go to  the Online Course Links page under Courses & Enrolling, scroll down to find your course and click on it to join the class.
        • If your tutor has provided links to online course materials, they may be listed underneath the course name.
      • To participate in an EMAIL course, the tutor will communicate with you by email.
      • To participate in an OUTDOORS course, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the COVID Conditions
      • If you wish to only attend a course which is face-to-face:
        • DO NOT ENROL in any courses marked ONLINE ONLY
        • Enrol as soon as you can in any other course of your interest.  You will be considered to be waitlisted until face-to-face places are available for that course, which will be allocated based on the order of enrolment.
        • Some courses will not start until they can be face-to-face, and will not be listed here until we have access to an appropriate venue.

Art & Craft

You may not enrol in more than two courses marked (A)

1A03 Mixed Media Art Group (A), Deidre Ogilvie, 12:15-3:15, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

1T97 Dummy Course - full, Helen Vorrath, 8:45-9:00,  Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , FULL (1 places) WAITLIST  

1T98 Dummy Course number two, Helen Vorrath, 8:30-8:45, Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 484 available of 500 places

1T99 Dummy Course number one, Helen Vorrath, 8:00-8:15, Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 482 available of 500 places

2A01 Outdoor Sketch Group (A), Dianne Gameson, 1:30-3:30, Weekly to end Term 1 from Tue 2 Feb 2021, Gasworks Park, 9 available of 10 places

2T02 The iPhone Photograpy Group, Sue Barnes, 11:00-1:00, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

3A10 Drawing in the Park - Exteriors (A), Susanne Shaw, 9:00-10:30, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

3T05 Take Your Best Shot – Instagram, Stephen Paul, 1:00-2:30, Fortnightly for 5 sessions from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 8 available of 9 places

5A02 Watercolour Painting(A), Linda Condon, 10:00-11:30, Weekly from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 49 available of 50 places

5A07 Artworks (A), Shirley Armstrong, 10:00-11:00, Monthly from Fri 26 Feb 2021, , 15 available of 16 places

Books/Cinema/Plays

1B11 Monday Book Groups (Book Groups 2 and 3), Lyn Place, 1:00-2:30, 1st & 3rd Mondays from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 24 available of 25 places

1B12 Shakespeare and the Human Condition (Repeat Course), Helen Vorrath, 5:00-6:30, Weekly until end Term 1 from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

3B01 Book Group 1, Judith Armstrong, 10:00-11:30, Monthly, 3rd Wed from Wed 17 Feb 2021, , 9 available of 10 places

3B05 Play Reading, Fay Bock, 1:30-4:30, 2nd & 4th Wednesdays from Wed 10 Feb 2021, , 8 available of 9 places

4B08 Book Group 4, Barbara Coles, 10:30-12:00, 4th Thursday each month from Thu 25 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

5B10 Friday Movie, David Robinson, 1:00-2:30, Weekly from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 100 available of 101 places

Computers & Technology

1T34 Online Shopping Skills 1 (Repeat Course), Jude Hatton, 1:15-2:45, Weekly 4 sessions only from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

1T35 Online Shopping Skills 2 (Repeat Course), Jude Hatton, 1:15-2:45, Weekly 4 sessions only from Mon 1 Mar 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

1T97 Dummy Course - full, Helen Vorrath, 8:45-9:00, Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , FULL (1 places) WAITLIST  

1T98 Dummy Course number two, Helen Vorrath, 8:30-8:45, Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 484 available of 500 places

1T99 Dummy Course number one, Helen Vorrath, 8:00-8:15, Once-off from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 482 available of 500 places

2T02 The iPhone Photograpy Group, Sue Barnes, 11:00-1:00, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

3T03 Apple Friendship Group, Dennis Mouy, 10:00-11:30, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 49 available of 50 places

3T05 Take Your Best Shot – Instagram, Stephen Paul, 1:00-2:30, Fortnightly for 5 sessions from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 8 available of 9 places

4T04 Be MUCH Smarter with your Android Mobile Phone/Device - Samsung/Oppo/Nokia/Huawei etc, Jude Hatton, 1:00-3:00, weekly for 8 weeks from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

5T28 How to be Smarter with your iPhone/iPad, Jude Hatton, 1:00-3:00, weekly for 8 weeks from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

Current Affairs

5C01 Current Issues, Ken White, 9:30-11:00, 1st & 3rd Fridays from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 19 available of 20 places

5C02 Current Affairs, Marcel Colman, 9:30-11:00, 2nd & 4th Fridays from Fri 12 Feb 2021, , 17 available of 18 places

Dance

By enrolling in or waitlisting for any Dance course, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the Exercise Course Disclaimer - click here to view.

No Events

Exercise/Fitness

You may not enrol in more than two courses marked (E).

By enrolling in or waitlisting for any Exercise course, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the Exercise Course Disclaimer - click here to view.

1E02 Gentle Yoga - Beginners **(E), Julie Smith, 11:30-12:30, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 20 available of 21 places

1E12 Yoga - Yin and Yang - Build Strength and Flexibility - Advanced **(E), Julie Smith, 3:30-4:45, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 20 available of 21 places

2E07 Exercise to Feel Well and Be Active – Beginners ** (E), Lorna Wyatt, 9:30-10:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 14 available of 15 places

2E11 Exercise to Feel Well and be Active – Advanced** (E), Lorna Wyatt, 10:45-11:45, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 17 available of 18 places

3E13 Yoga for Improved Balance - Beginners/Intermediate** (E), Julie Smith, 3:30-4:20, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 9 available of 10 places

3E15 Yin Yoga for Flexibility and Relaxation - Beginners/Intermediate** (E), Julie Smith, 4:30-5:30, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 20 available of 21 places

3E18 Kundalini Yoga Beyond Beginners**, Peter Chung, 10:00-11:15, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

3G12 Lawn Bowls for Beginners**, Terry Doolan, 2:00-3:00, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, Middle Park, Bowling Club, 30 available of 31 places

4E09 Interval Training **(E), Lorna Wyatt, 9:30-10:15, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

4E20 Kundalini Yoga (Intermediate) **, Peter Chung, 10:45-12:15, weekly until end Term 1 from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

4G07 Playing Petanque**, Helen Donnellan & Richard Saleeba – facilitators, 4:00-6:00, Weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, Cnr Ingles & Station Street, Port Melbourne, 29 available of 31 places

Games - Indoor & Outdoor

By enrolling in or waitlisting for any Games course marked **, you confirm that you have read and agreed to the Exercise Course Disclaimer - click here to view.

2G04 Cryptic Crosswords for Beginners, Colin Fryer, 9:30-11:00, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

2G09 Cryptic Crosswords For Fun on Tuesday, Colin Fryer, 11:15-12:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

3G10 Cryptic Crosswords for Fun (Wed), Colin Fryer, 11:45-1:00, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

3G12 Lawn Bowls for Beginners**, Terry Doolan, 2:00-3:00, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, Middle Park, Bowling Club, 30 available of 31 places

4G07 Playing Petanque**, Helen Donnellan & Richard Saleeba – facilitators, 4:00-6:00, Weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, Cnr Ingles & Station Street, Port Melbourne, 29 available of 31 places

Health & Wellness

1A03 Mixed Media Art Group (A), Deidre Ogilvie, 12:15-3:15, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

3K05 The Human Body: How We Fail, How We Heal, Gillian Wood, 1:45-3:15, Weekly for 12 sessions from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 14 available of 15 places

4H06 4PM Helping you to Relax, Sheila Quairney, 4:00-4:30, Weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

4H08 5PM Helping you to Relax, Sheila Quairney, 5:00-5:30, Weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

History

2S02 The Roosevelts: An intimate history, Geoffrey Levy, 2:00-4:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 49 available of 50 places

3S14 The Origins and Content of the Australian Constitution and As It Pertains to Aboriginals, Colin Macleod, 10:00-11:30, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

Language - General

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Languages (Foreign)

You may not enrol in more than two courses marked (L)

1L01 Advanced Italian (Lorraine) (L), Lorraine Brophy, 10:30-12:00, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

1L02 Spanish Beginners (L), Greg Woodford, 9:30-10:30, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 19 available of 20 places

1L03 Spanish Intermediate (L), Greg Woodford, 10:45-11:45, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 19 available of 20 places

2L04 French for Pleasure (L), Claude Miller, 9:45-11:15, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 14 available of 15 places

2L05 French for Beginners (L), Catherine Blair, 10:00-11:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 15 available of 16 places

2L11 Chinese Mandarin – Post Beginners (L), Teresa Martin-Lim, 1:00-2:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 19 available of 20 places

3L06 Coffee Break - Italian Reading Club, Giovanna Ranoldo, 3:00-3:45, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

3L07 German Conversation and Culture – Intermediate (L), Gudrun Schell, 10:00-11:30, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

3L08 Learn More French (L), Michel Camille, 2:15-3:15, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

3L17 French Post Beginners To Intermediate (L), Catherine Blair, 10:00-11:30, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 15 available of 16 places

3L24 Italian Made Easy - Intermediate (L), Giovanna Ranoldo, 1:30-2:30, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

4L09 French Discussion (L), Ken Letts, 11:15-12:15, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

4L10 Italian Intermediate (L), Chris Wroe, 10:00-12:00, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 14 available of 15 places

4L12 Indonesian Language for Beginners (L), Angela Patterson, 11:30-1:00, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

4S01 Japanese for Travellers Plus, Helen Devereux, 10:00-11:00, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

5L15 Italian for Pleasure (L), Claude Miller, 9:45-11:15, Weekly from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

5L16 Speaking Spanish (L), Ed Stewart, 1:00-2:00, Weekly from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

Music Appreciation

1M11 How to Listen to and Understand Great Music, Jim Pribble, 9:30-12:00, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 30 available of 31 places

3M02 Music Lovers' Guide, Harry Wenig, 1:30-3:30, Fortnightly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 30 available of 31 places

3M08 French in Songs, David Sharples, 1:30-2:45, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 48 available of 49 places

5M12 Reading Music: The Basics, Rosemary Harmer, 10:30-11:30, Weekly from Fri 5 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

Music Performance

2M10 Recorders - Beginners, Geoff Parr-Smith, 11:30-12:15, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

3M01 U3APP Choir, David Sharples, 12:00-1:15, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 50 available of 51 places

3M04 All That Jazz, Helen Vorrath, 2:30-4:00, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 7 available of 8 places

3M08 French in Songs, David Sharples, 1:30-2:45, Weekly from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 48 available of 49 places

4M03 Recorder Consort, Geoff Parr-Smith, 12:15-2:45, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, Middle Park, Bowling Club, 20 available of 21 places

4M05 Allsorts Music, Zoe Hogg, 2:00-4:00, Weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 9 available of 10 places

4M07 Beaut Ukes, Minuk Richards, 12:45-2:15, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 17 available of 18 places

4M11 Ukulele Post-Beginners, Minuk Richards, 11:00-12:00, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 9 available of 10 places

Philosophy

1P02 Ethics and Reason, Elvira Edmond, 12:45-2:15, Weekly until end Term 1 from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 49 available of 50 places

2P03 Learning from the Ancients (Philosophy), Maurita Harney, 3:30-5:00, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 20 available of 21 places

3P04 Introduction to Philosophy, Douglas Adeney, 11:45-1:15, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 15 available of 16 places

4P01 Yoga Philosophy – YOGIC, Peter Chung, 2:00-3:00, Fortnightly to end Term1 from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

4P05 Critical Thinking, Douglas Adeney, 7:00-8:30, Weekly to end Term 1 from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 15 available of 16 places

Science and Knowledge

1K02 Climate Change, Hannah Len, 1:00-2:30, Weekly until end Term 1 from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 39 available of 40 places

2K01 Trails of Evidence: How Forensic Science Works, David Bourne, 11:30-1:00, Weekly from Tue 23 Feb 2021, , 39 available of 40 places

2K04 The World's Greatest Geological Wonders: 36 Spectacular Sites, Jim Pribble, 9:30-11:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 40 available of 41 places

2K05 The Origins of Life, David Bourne, 11:30-1:00, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 29 available of 30 places

3K05 The Human Body: How We Fail, How We Heal, Gillian Wood, 1:45-3:15, Weekly for 12 sessions from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 14 available of 15 places

5K04 A Mathematical Tasting Plate of Eight Delicacies, Kevin Anderson , 2:00-3:00, Weekly from Fri 5 Mar 2021, , 12 available of 13 places

Society - Politics and Finance

1K02 Climate Change, Hannah Len, 1:00-2:30, Weekly until end Term 1 from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 39 available of 40 places

1S15 Researching Your Family Tree - an Introduction to the Basics (Repeat Course), Rod Armstrong, 10:30-11:30, Weekly from Mon 1 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

2S02 The Roosevelts: An intimate history, Geoffrey Levy, 2:00-4:30, Weekly from Tue 2 Feb 2021, , 49 available of 50 places

3S14 The Origins and Content of the Australian Constitution and As It Pertains to Aboriginals, Colin Macleod, 10:00-11:30, Weekly Term 1 from Wed 3 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

4S01 Japanese for Travellers Plus, Helen Devereux, 10:00-11:00, weekly from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 10 available of 11 places

Travel

No Events

Writing

4B06 Creative Writing Group 1, Pat Ryan, 10:00-12:00, 1st and 3rd Thursdays from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places

4B09 Creative Writing Group 2, Pat Ryan, 1:00-3:00, 1st and 3rd Thursdays from Thu 4 Feb 2021, , 11 available of 12 places