"English Corner is very good practice for me. I can learn English and know about art as well." Participant
Our gallery and its collections are worth talking about. So what better place to come than the Whitworth for people learning to speak English?
English Through Art
WEA and the Whitworth are coming together to offer this short course.
Explore the textile exhibitions at the Whitworth and use this to inspire your own work whilst building your English skills. This course will build confidence to help you improve when speaking English in a relaxed, informal environment.
The course is suitable for anyone learning English or who has English as a second language.
- Tuesday 11 June, 10-12pm
- Tuesday 18 June, 10-12pm
- Tuesday 25 June, 10-12pm
- Tuesday 2 July, 10-12pm
- Tuesday 9 July, 10-12pm
- Tuesday 16 July, 10-12pm
Course Fee: £37.20
If you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a free course.
To enroll please quote the course reference C3843203 either online here or by phoning 0300 303 3464
For more information about the Whitworth’s English Corner please contact Claire Cowell
Image: Cushion cover, n.d. hand embroidery, Morocco . The Whitworth, The University of Manchester
This textile work is display in the exhibition, Four Corners of One Cloth: Textiles from the Islamic World.