Wildflowers – Identification

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Wildflowers – Identification

Course Details

Each week, students will visit a different location in the New Forest area to observe and identify the flora.  The varied locations from coastal areas,  grassland, chalk and marshland will allow the students to observe a wide variety of flowers.  The course is aimed at beginners but those with some experience are welcome too.  It may involve walking up to 2 – 3 miles with some hills.

 

 

Information & Support

Please bring a notebook and pen.  You will also be advised to buy a hand lens.  This can be obtained cheaply online and will be discussed at the first class when recommended identification guides will be also be discussed.  Whilst not essential to purchase these, it will greatly improve identification skills.

 

In the event of bad weather, the class will be held in Lymington Community Centre, New Street, Lymington SO41 9BQ.

Course fees & Duration

Course costs:

8 weeks: £91

Available dates and locations

Code Location Date Day Time Contact
LLGL1581SU Lymington Community Centre 14/05/2019 to 09/07/2019 Tuesday 10:00 to 12:00 01590 679457

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any age restrictions (young/old)?

Students need to be 19 years old or over.

There is no upper age limit.

Can I start the course part way through?

For some courses, this may be possible.  Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk to confirm.

What do you define as a 'beginner'?

Beginner is someone who has little or no knowledge of the subject area.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'intermediate'?

Intermediate is for those who have completed a beginners course with us or have some knowledge of the subject but would like to learn more.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'advanced'?

Advanced for those who have completed an intermediate course with us or are proficient in the subject.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What should I take with me on the day?

Please see ‘Information & Support’ within each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

How much does the course cost?

The cost of each course will be displayed on each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

Can I pay for the course in instalments?

Each course needs to be paid in full before the start of the course.

Are there any concessions available?

Reduced fees may apply for those on specific benefits.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for more details.