ART AND MIXED MEDIA - 

ART AND MIXED MEDIA - ARTS & CRAFTS - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This class would be ideal for the student that would like to expand their knowledge and explore different forms of mediums through to the novice that has little or no prior knowledge or experience of Art. Learn the differences between acrylic paints and mediums such as paints, gels, pastes, grounds and additives, explore colour and colour mixing.
TUTOR Donna Steel
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 101/1
COURSE FEE $123
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring an A4 visual diary for first night and a plate to use as a pallet and a cup for water. May need a canvas and basic set of acrylic paints later in course
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of materials may vary dependent on student resources


BEE KEEPING INTRO 

Are your fruit trees not yielding sufficient fruit? Is your garden short of bees? Do you want to contribute to the environment by having a bee hive in your back yard. Then come along to this introductory course which will cover basic beekeeping skills from building a hive from kitset to managing a hive and recognition of diseases and how to treat them. 

TUTOR Jeff Robinson
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 13 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks

COURSE NUMBER 201/1
COURSE FEE $123
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring a hammer, battery drill and pliers along with their own bee suit (hat and veil) or a 1/2 suit. Can be purchased from Ecrotek in Sheffield Crescent or online from Beeline supplies.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Students can purchase a start up kit from tutor if they wish at the end of the course cost $605 plus cost of bees


BELLY DANCING FOR BEGINNERS 

With its beginnings in the Middle East, belly dance has become much more than simply a regional folk dance.  Anyone who enjoys music and moving to music can do this fun and social activity.  All new dancers are welcome too; no previous dance experience necessary!  Our dancers come from all walks of life, range in age from young adults to retirees, and are all at different levels of fitness and despite popular opinion we don't bare our bellies.  Come prepared for a few laughs, and develop lasting friendships through shared experiences in a supportive environment.  From folkloric to caberet, tribal to dance fusion, belly dance promotes body awareness and confidence as well as creativity and self-expression, all through gentle exercise and the art of moving to music.

TUTOR  Nicola Rooney
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-8 pm
START DATE  12 February
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER  102/1
COURSE FEE  $98
REQUIREMENTS  Students to wear comfortable clothing and bare feet or ballet shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


CAKE DESIGN - BACK TO THE BASICS

Cake Design - Contemporary for Beginners - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School


In this course we will go back to the basics and work through layering, masking and getting those sort after crisp edges.  Starting with these foundations we will move through butter cream techniques, the fondant toppers and covering, ending with a fun Easter cake.  This course is suitable for a beginner or someone who wants to refresh their skills


TUTOR  Sam Stakenberg
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 401/1
COURSE FEE  $130
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Student will need to bring a long serrated cake/bread knife, or a cake leveller,  piping bags, pallet knife, piping tips (ideally a petal tip, wilton 1m and a large round tip.  Buttercream turntable, large rolling pin, fondant smoother, gel food colouring, 2 packs of ready to roll fondant.  You will also need 1 unfilled round cake per lesson (unfilled sponge is fine)
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of materials/equipment


CHEESE MAKING WORKSHOP - LEARN HOW TO MAKE FETA, AND HALLOUMI

Cheese Making Workshop - Learn how to make Feta,  and Halloumi - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Come and enjoy a day learning how to make cheese, with step by step instruction given by an experienced Home Cheese Maker. Students will take their Feta and Halloumi home to enjoy in their own cheese moulds.

TUTOR Pam Hamilton/Mel Whitaker
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday 10.30 am - 2.30 pm
START DATE 24 February
COURSE LENGTH 1 day
COURSE NUMBER 601/1
COURSE FEE $98
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring 4 litres of non-homogenised full fat milk and two stainless steel pots (one must be able to fit in the other - double boiler idea) that will comfortably hold two litres of milk
ADDITIONAL COSTS Fee includes all other materials including cheese moulds


CHINESE FOR BEGINNERS -

This course is for people with little or no knowledge of Chinese.  It provides grounding in the pronunciation and very basic vocabulary of the language, for people interested in travelling to China, doing business with Chinese, or simply striking up a simple conversation with the Chinese speakers they encounter.  The course will introduce cultural elements of China and Chinese alongside linguistic expressions.

TUTOR  Hong Xiao
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE NUMBER  403/1
COURSE FEE  $125
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 

 

 


COMPUTING - MICROSOFT OFFICE SKILLS FOR PERSONAL USE

This course will use Microsoft 2016 and will cover the basic fundamental concepts of a computer, how to operate graphical user interface, basic operating systems.  To understand Word Processing, using Spreadsheets, designing presentations, and using the internet

TUTOR  Shivani Khurana
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE CODE  402/1
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $125
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 


COOKING FROM AROUND THE WORLD 

 

Cooking From Around the World - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School
Have fun cooking a mixture of cuisines with the  past Executive Chef of Baretta and The Cuban. Travel from Italy to Japan, Morocco to Spain, Cuba to Thailand and beyond. Come along meet some like minded foodies, improve your kitchen skills, use some new ingredients and have some fun.

TUTOR Mark McCracken
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm 
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 103/1
COURSE FEE  $138
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of ingredients each week

OR

 

TUTOR  Mark McCracken
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 13 February
COURSE NUMBER  202/1
COURSE FEE  $138
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of ingredients each week


COOKING SPANISH CUISINE AND TAPAS 

COOKING SPANISH TAPAS - FOOD & COOKING - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Come along to the this course and learn how to make real Spanish Tapas, which are quick to prepare, tasty to eat and very healthy as well.  You will surprise your friends and family with the range of delicious and tasty dishes you will prepare.  This class is being taught by Nati Sanchez who is Spanish and one was of the 15 contestants of the first edition of Masterchef in Spain.  She has also worked in a 3 Michelin Star Restaurant in San Sebastian.

TUTOR  Nati Sanchez
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE NUMBER  311/1
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $138
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring ingredients each week
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of ingredients each week


CREATIVE SOY CANDLE MAKING 

Learn to create your own soy container candles and melts, either for yourself or ideal as a gift.  Discover more about soy wax, fragrance, wick selection and trouble shooting common candle making issues.  This is a hands on course where you will make 3 full sized scented candles, 6 melts, 5 tea lights and 1 votive.  The cost of all materials is included in the course fee

TUTOR  Jane Alexander
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Saturday 10 am - 4 pm
START DATE  3 March
COURSE LENGTH  1 day
COURSE FEE  $150
COURSE CODE  606/1
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring a saucepan and wax receptacle (to be heatproof either metal or glass),
pouring jug - either metal or glass with measurements on the side in mls, oven gloves and apron, metal spoon (large), pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of all materials included in course fee

 


CREATIVE WRITING FOR BEGINNERS 

Creative Writing - GENERAL INTEREST - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Learn some of the building bricks necessary to write a novel in a fun creative and sharing environment.  Participants will build up a portfolio of handouts throughout the course.

TUTOR  Michele McConnochie
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 13 February
COURSE NUMBER  203/1
COURSE LENGTH  6 weeks
COURSE FEE  $114
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring writing pad and pens and pencils
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

 


CROCHET - THE NEXT STEP

Apply the skills you acquired in Learn to Crochet, to make a scarf, baby blanket or cushion.  You will work on your own project under the guidance of our tutor, and also see and learn from what the other students are doing.  Choose from a variety of patterns and yarns with your $50 voucher.

TUTOR  Riana Aurent
VENUE  Handzon Shop 402a Main North Road Redwood (Formerly Crucci Magic)
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
COURSE NUMBER  302/1
START DATE  14 March
COURSE LENGTH  3 weeks
COURSE FEE  $153
REQUIREMENTS  NIl
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil (material costs included in course fee)


CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS 

Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet?  Come along and join this fun class where you will learn the basic crochet techniques of chain, double crochet, treble and tieing off.  Students will do some practice crocheting, which can be turned into an object of their choice they will also learn to make a beanie and a granny square - which is the basic square for many blanket designs.  Course fee includes materials - 2 balls of rhythm yarn, 1 Hippie Hank, 1 Ball Groove yarn, 2 Knit Pro Crochet hooks, Professional pattern, Pattern book, Needle for sewing seams, discount voucher for Crucci Magic

TUTOR  Riana Auret
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 p;m
START DATE  14 February
COURSE LENGTH  3 weeks (14 February, 21 February, 28 February)
COURSE NUMBER  301/1
COURSE FEE $132 (cost includes all materials)
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil



DRESSMAKING 

Learn to sew how to read a pattern, making patterns, revamping your old clothes, replicating your favourite pieces, alteratioans and repairs.  Recreate those pants or dress etc.  Modernise or alter old clothes and add new life to your wardobe.

TUTOR  Deb Clydesdale
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 7-9 pm OR Thursday 7-9 pm
COURSE NUMBER  104/1 (Mon), 204/1 (Tues), 303/1 (Wed), 404/1 (Thurs)
COURSE FEE $137
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
START DATE  12 February (Mon), 13 February (Tues), 14 February (Wed), 15 February (Thurs)
REQUIREMENTS Students need to bring material, pattern, tape measure, scissors, thread, pins, marking chalk
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of materials

 

 

 


EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION

Having the ability to communicate effectively enhances the quality of your relationships and also increase your confidence levels.  This course is aimed at anyone willing to improve their lives and impact others in a meaningful way buy using Myers-Briggs Type Indicator.  As part of the course you will received your own personalised type report - cost of the report is covered in the course fee.

TUTOR  Jaume Boix Sarrade
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  13 February
COURSE NUMBER  205/1
COURSE FEE  $178 (includes cost of personalised report)
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Students to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


EVERY DAY GRAMMAR MADE EASY 

Three interactive workshops on basic sentence structure and punctuation with time to ask questions at the end.  

The course will cover common mistkaes, word types and their uses, basic sentence structure and linking words.

 

TUTOR  Carla Heslop
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-8.30 pm
START DATE  12 February
COURSE LENGTH  3 weeks
COURSE CODE  105/1
COURSE FEE $75
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring a pen
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


FRENCH FOR BEGINNERS 

FRENCH FOR BEGINNERS - LANGUAGES - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

A course for beginners in French Language aimed at developing a deeper understanding of French culture and language especially useful for those who are planning to travel to France.  The focus will largely be on speaking and listening although some time will be spent on basic written French as well.  Topics covered will include greeting, home and town, food and wine, travel and holidays, and weather.  Course members thinking of spending some time in France will find the course particularly useful as time will be spent discussing the delights of French culture and some possible travel itineraries.

TUTOR Denis Pyatt
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 106/1
COURSE FEE $125
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


FURNTIURE POLISHING AND RESTORATION

In this class students will learn the basics of stripping, sanding and repolishing their own items of furniture.  This is a hands on course and students need to bring an item of furniture eg chair, coffee table, nest of tables or tea wagon to work on.  Fee includes the cost of materials.

TUTOR  Mike Fullen
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Saturday & Sunday 9 am - 4 pm
START DATE  17 March
COURSE LENGTH  2 days (17 & 18 March)
COURSE FEE  $203
COURSE CODE  602/1
REQUIREMENTS  Students need to bring a small item of furniture that they can work on
ADDITIONAL COSTS Course fee includes cost of materials

 

 


GENERAL ENGLISH - INTERMEDIATE - UPPER INTERMEDIATE LEVEL -

 

This course is for people to practice and improve their communication skills in English.  We will study a variety of topics, learn new vocabulary, revise grammar and enjoy discussions.  Come along and practice your speaking, listening, reading and writing and meet some new people.

TUTOR  Danielle Soffer
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 6.30-8.30 pm and Thursday 6.30-8.30 pm
START DATE  12 February
COURSE NUMBER  108/1
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks (4 hours per week total hours for course 28)
COURSE FEE $240
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to take a placement test prior to lessons starting to assess their level and they can be assigned the appropriate class
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Students to bring pen, paper and notebook


GENERAL ENGLISH FOR ELEMENTARY TO PRE-INTERMEDIATE LEVEL 



This course is for people to practice and improve their communication skills in English.  We will study a variety of topics, learn new vocabulary, revise grammar and enjoy discussions.  Come along and practice your speaking, listening, reading and writing and meet some new people.

TUTOR  Vicky Southgate
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 6.30-8.30 pm, Thursday 6.30-8.30 pm (4 hours per week total 28 hours for course)
START DATE  12 February
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE CODE  107/1
COURSE FEE  $240
REQUIREMENTS  Not suitable for absolute beginners.  Students will need to take a placement test prior to lessons starting to assess their level
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Students need to bring pen, paper and notebook

 


HOME BAKING 

Learn to Bake from Scratch (Most food allergies catered for)  In this class you will learn to make traditional delicious, family approved recipes to fill the lunch boxes, take a to work shout or bake a birthday cake.  This course will cover both sweet and savoury items, as well desserts and seasonal treats.   Come and learn a new skill and wow your family and friends.

TUTOR  Maria Jolly
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE  12 February
COURSE CODE  109/1
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $138
REQUIREMENTS  Students need to bring their own cakes tins, muffin tins along with ingredients each week, you then get to take your wonderful baking home
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of ingredients each week

 


I HATE MY JOB BUT ...........

This course is for people who don't like their current work situation but aren't taking steps to change it.  This maybe because they don't know what they want to do, or have already jumped once and been burnt or their current job pays more than they think they will get elsewhere etc.

TUTOR  Tracy Twyman
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Thursday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE CODE  405/1
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $125
REQUIREMENTS  Students need to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 


IELTS PREPARATION - ACADEMIC AND GENERAL MODULES 

 

IELTS PREPARATION - ACADEMIC AND GENERAL MODULES - LANGUAGES - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This course is a brief overview of the skills necessary to sit an IELTS test. All four test modules will be covered:  speaking, listening, reading and writing for those wishing to to take either the general or academic version of the test.  Material will be presented in a clear and entertaining style, and students will be given plenty of practice.


TUTOR Mark Caldwell
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday and Wednesday 7-8.30 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 110/1
COURSE FEE $176
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have intermediate level of English.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


LEARN SILK RIBBON EMBROIDERY

Learn this beautiful, delicate embroidery to create breathtaking results.  You will learn to work with silk organza ribbons to create a small garland - using 5 basic stitches.  Course fee includes the cost of a basic kit which will include ribbons, thread, needles, fabric etc.

TUTOR  Riana Auret
VENUE  Handzon Craft Shop (formerly Crucci Magic) 402a Main North Road Redwood
TIME  Saturday 1.30-3.30 pm
START DATE  10 March
COURSE LENGTH  3 weeks 10 March, 17 March and 24 March
COURSE NUMBER  604/1
COURSE FEE  $183 (includes cost of all materials)
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring a 20 cm hoop and some sharp scissors
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 

 


LEARN TO QUILT

Learn the basic techniques of quiltmaking by sewing a cot size quilt or table runner with pre-cut squares.  You will learn basic piecing techniques, calculating borders, sandwiching, quilting and binding.  You will work with pre-cut fabrics so you can try your hand at this amazing craft without investing in all the tools.

TUTOR  Riana Auret
VENUE Handzon Craft Shop 402a Main North Road Redwood
TIME   Saturday 10 am - 12 noon
START DATE 3 March
COURSE NUMBER  603/1
COURSE FEE  $223
COURSE LENGTH  4 weeks (3, 10, 17, 24  March)
REQUIREMENTS  Students will be given materials pack which includes fabric needed to complete the quilt or table runner.  There will be a variety of styles and colours to choose from.  Students will need to bring pins, mid grey sewing thread, small scissors, curved safety pins, sewing machine, power cord and bobbin, hand sewing needle
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


MOSAICS - CREATE YOUR OWN MASTERPIECE BEGINNERS TO ADVANCED 



Are you a Magpie that likes collecting treasurers, such as beautfiul old china, coloured glass, mirror, stone, beads, coins and much more. A combination of these items can be turned into a Mosaic masterpiece made by yourself. Come along to this fun class and learn how to Mosaic. No experience is required, just a desire to learn this craft.  You will learn where to get/source goods from especially upcycling and repurposing.  Everyone in the class is working on their own project.


TUTOR Lynne Davison
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 13 February
COURSE NUMBER 206/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE FEE $123
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring tile cutters, hammer, mask, small snap lock plastic bags, old towel, sponge and safety glasses.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of equipment


PAVERPOL SCULPTURE - MASK ON CANVAS

Paverpol is an environment friendly fluid used to make fabric rock hard.  Its original colour is white, but it will dry as transparent in a few hours.  Paverpol artwork is weather resistant after hardening completely.  It will withstand rain, wind, sun, snow and frost.  Hands and tools can simply be washed in warm water.  Just dip natural materials such as textiles in Paverpol.  Drape or wrap the material around a wire figure or other armature and leave it to dry.  

Paverpol dries fast, but slowly enough to allow plenty of working time.  After it has hardened, you have created a beautiful decoration or sculpture which can be used indoors as well as outdoors,  It sticks very well with paper, silk, chamois leather, self-hardening clay, polystyrene foam, dried flowers, wood, plaster, pottery etc exceot plastic.  In this course you will make a mask on canvas.

TUTOR  Linda Robinson
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  21 February
COURSE NUMBER  304/1
COURSE FEE  $120
COURSE LENGTH  1 week
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil (all material costs are included in the course fee)


PAVERPOL SCULPTURE - SITTING LADY

Paverpol is an environment friendly fluid used to make fabric rock hard.  Its original colour is white, but it will dry as transparent in a few hours.  Paverpol artwork is weather resistant after hardening completely.  It will withstand rain, wind, sun, snow and frost.  Hands and tools can simply be washed in warm water.  Just dip natural materials such as textiles in Paverpol.  Drape or wrap the material around a wire figure or other armature and leave it to dry.  

Paverpol dries fast, but slowly enough to allow plenty of working time.  After it has hardened, you have created a beautiful decoration or sculpture which can be used indoors as well as outdoors,  It sticks very well with paper, silk, chamois leather, self-hardening clay, polystyrene foam, dried flowers, wood, plaster, pottery etc except plastic. 

Students will be taught how to construct a basic wire frame for a sitting lady.  From that frame, they will be taught how to build up the frame with tin foil and later how to use materials to dip into Paverpol (Fabric Hardener) and wrap their sculpture.  Lasty they will learn how to dress the sitting lady or some students may wish to make a sitting boy.  All materials will be provided and are included in the course fee.

TUTOR   Linda Robinson
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Saturday 9 am - 3 pm
START DATE  17 February
COURSE NUMBER  605/1
COURSE FEE  $183
COURSE LENGTH  1 day
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to choose whether they wish to do a sitting lady or sitting boy
ADDITIONAL COSTS  All material cost included in course fee

 


PHOTOGRAPHY BEGINNERS FOR DIGITAL SLR CAMERAS 


This course is designed for DSLR Cameras it will give you an insight into how the camera works and will cover basic camera controls and handling, resolution, lenses and how to approach different shooting conditions as well as solutions to common problems. There will be assignments and a field trip to reinforce classroom learning.

TUTOR John Foster
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 111/1
COURSE LENGTH 6 weeks plus field trip on Saturday 17 March
COURSE FEE $135
REQUIREMENTS Must have a Digital Camera
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


PHOTOGRAPHY DSLR BEYOND THE BASICS 

PHOTOGRAPHY DSLR BEYOND THE BASICS - PHOTOGRAPHY - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This course is designed as a follow on from the Beginners SLR course or for those who already have a basic knowledge of camera craft. You will discover new 'tricks of the trade'. In the beginners class you learned about how to use your camera. This course is about how to apply this knowledge to portraits, landscapes, action shots, flash, holiday and travel photography. You will also learn about natural lighting, composition and understand exposure.


TUTOR John Foster
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 13 February
COURSE NUMBER 207/1
COURSE LENGTH 5 weeks in classroom plus 6 hour field trip on Sunday 18 March
COURSE FEE $135
REQUIREMENTS Need to have completed a beginners course or have a basic knowledge of camera craft
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


PHOTOSHOP FOR BEGINNERS

During this course students will develop a general understanding of Photoshop, its uses and applications and will be able to apply this knowledge to a range of projects.  No previous experience neeeded

TUTOR  Janine Millington
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE NUMBER  305/1
COURSE FEE  $125
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Students will need to bring a USB stick
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


PILATES BEGINNERS 

PILATES ESSENTIAL - EXERCISE AND HEALTH - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Start your Pilates experience by building a strong foundation in the Pilates method through mat-based exercises. These fundamental exercises will promote excellent core strength, body awareness. flexibility and relaxation. This is a non rehabilition Pilates class if you have any back issues or injuries please inform the office before enrolling and the tutor will contact you directly. Unfortunately this class is unsuitable for pregnancy.

TUTOR Melanie Orr
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 6.30-7.30 pm pm
COURSE NUMBER 306/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE 14 February
COURSE FEE $98
REQUIREMENTS Participants will need to bring a mat and a cushion or towel
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


PILATES INTERMEDIATE WITH THE MAGIC CIRCLE

PILATES ENHANCED - EXERCISE AND HEALTH - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Take your Pilates to the next level by exploring more challenging exercises and choreography using the Magic Circle.  Increasing your core strength, postural awareness, co-ordination and flexibility.

TUTOR Melanie Orr
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7.30-8.30 pm
COURSE NUMBER 307/1
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
START DATE 14 February
COURSE FEE $98
REQUIREMENTS Participants will need to bring a 90 cm foam foller mat and cushion or towel. Need to have completed an Essential Pilates course or equivalent to be able to join.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


PUBLIC SPEAKING - AN INTRODUCTORY COURSE

If you are one of those people for whom public speaking does not come naturally (which seems to be most of us, if not all of us), one of those people whose mouth goes dry and whose knees knock, congratulations on registering for this course.  Public speaking is quite probably a very common fear, but not everyone has the courage to confront what they find uncomfortable.  If you are one of those people for whom public speaking does not cause much concern, but you would like to polish your skills, this course will give you useful information and practical experience.  The course will cover:  instruction about the principles and practice of public speaking, practice in developing and delivering prepared and impromptu speeches, practice in introducing the thanking speakers and instruction about speech evaluation.   

TUTOR  Bruce Milsom
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  15 February
COURSE NUMBER  308/1
COURSE FEE  $166
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Students need to bring selected prose or poetry for first class, pen and paper, plastic pocket folder for notes
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 


RUSSIAN FOR BEGINNERS

This course is for those people who have no prior knowledge of Russian Language and Russian Culture.  It will aim to develop your listening, writing, reading and speaking skills covering topics ranging from greetings and introducing yourself to talking about your life and country.  You will learn how to read signs in Russian and menus, how to buy tickets how to identify train stations, airports etc as well as learning some business words and concepts.

TUTOR  Iryna Mechetna
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE NUMBER  309/1
COURSE FEE $125
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Students to bring pen and paper
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


SINGING FOR FUN 


YOU DON’T NEED TO BE A SINGER TO ENJOY SINGING!

Join our Singing-4-Fun Workshops. Build your confidence to sing out loud in a group and have some fun singing popular songs.

You will learn breathing techniques, warm-up exercises, how to find the right pitch for your voice and much more. Later on you’ll learn how to harmonise and sing solo (if you want – no pressure)

GOOD FUN and GOOD THERAPY

TUTOR Paul Seymour
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6.30-7.30 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
COURSE CODE 112/1
COURSE FEE $98
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil










SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS LEVEL 1 

Travelling soon and just need to converse in basic Spanish or have you met some Spanish speaking friends and want to join in a conversation?  This conversational course will equip you with the basic fundamentals of constructing full sentences, understanding the unique cultures of Latin America and Spain while making sure your next negotiation at the souvenir store in Spanish goes well.  While this course focuses on the spoken aspects, some written curriculum will be covered too.

TUTOR  Bella Avila Chavez
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE  12 February
COURSE NUMBER  113/1
COURSE FEE  $125
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS  Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS PART 2 

SPANISH FOR BEGINNERS LEVEL 1 - LANGUAGES - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Following on from the Spanish for Beginners Part 1 course in term 1, Spanish for Beginners Part 2 will enhance the interactivity of your Spanish in various day to day contexts including travelling in Spain or Latin America.  Start to develop basic conversations; book a hotel; enquire about attractions or simply pick up groceries.  Also expect to further develop a wider vocabulary and more speaking exercises in class. This class aims to give you the ability to create sentences and therefore give you greater confidence in your Spanish.

 
TUTOR Bella Avila Chavez
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 310/1
COURSE FEE $125
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


STONE CARVING ADVANCED 

STONE CARVING ADVANCED - CERAMIC & STONE CRAFTS - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

Leading on from the Beginners Course students will be working in a detailed way on a large piece of stone. Students must have completed a Beginners Course or have good experience in stone carving.


TUTOR Shaugn Briggs
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 406/1
COURSE FEE $146 includes cost of stone
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Bring a water bottle. Must have completed a beginners course or have Stone Carving experience.  It is recommended that students wear steel capped safety shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


STONE CARVING BEGINNERS

STONE CARVING BEGINNERS - CERAMIC & STONE CRAFTS - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This course is designed to give you an introduction to sculpting in Oamaru Stone. You will be taught basic procedures with sculpting design and the use of tools.

TUTOR Shaugn Briggs
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Tuesday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 13 February
COURSE NUMBER 208/1
COURSE FEE $146 includes cost of stone
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Bring water bottle, it is recommended that students wear  steel capped safety shoes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


STUDENT COOKING - SOS

Cooking is an essential skill that will set you up for the rest of your life and contrary to popular belief it should be fun.  It can be very social and can also be a key strategy in making you more attractive to the opposite sex.  Come along to this course with Chef Mark McCracken and learn how to be one step closer to a master chef.  You will learn how to make multiple meals from one core dish eg using mince you can make a quick asian curry, the best cottage pie, not so meaty burgers, a mexican feast, moroccan chicken filo,  this takes the boredom out of eating the same meal.  You will learn how clever shopping can increase your budget and add interest to your meals.  This course will boost confidence in cooking, increase your culinary skills and give you the passion and ability to cook up affordable meals.

TUTOR  Mark McCracken
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE  14 February
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE CODE  312/1
COURSE FEE  $138
REQUIREMENTS  This is a practical hands on cooking course where you bring the ingredients each week, cook the meal and then get to take it home
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Cost of ingredients each week


TAI CHI/QIGONG FOR BEGINNERS

8 Form Yang Style Tai Chi Quan combined with Qigong breathing techniques and fundamental (Tai Chi) stances training.

 

TUTOR  Lingjian (Zak) Song
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Thursday 6.30-7.30 pm
COURSE LENGTH  7 weeks
COURSE FEE  $98
START DATE  15 February
COURSE CODE  407/1
REQUIREMENTS  Students need to wear loose comfortable clothing
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil


THAI COOKING 

 

Thai Cooking- A - FOOD & COOKING - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School


Thai food is quick, tasty and healthy. Come along to this course and learn the easy way to cook delicious Thai recipes ranging from Green Chicken Curry, Masaman Chicken, Stir Fried Pork with Red Curry Paste, Thai Omlettes plus many more mouth watering dishes.


TUTOR Korn Hadfield
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
STARTING DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 313/1
COURSE FEE $138
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Cost of ingredients each week .


UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS 

UKULELE FOR BEGINNERS - MUSIC - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This fun class will teach you the absolute basics to start playing the Ukulele. Mainly chord shapes and strumming rhythms to popular songs will be taught.

TUTOR Paul Seymour
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7.30-8.30 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 114/1
COURSE FEE $98
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have your own Ukulele
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


UPHOLSTERY 



A hands on upholstery course where you can learn how to repair, repad and recover that favourite piece of furniture

TUTOR Steve McDonald
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Saturday & Sunday 17 & 18 March 9 am - 4 pm
START DATE 17 March
COURSE NUMBER 607/1
COURSE FEE $153
COURSE LENGTH 2 days
REQUIREMENTS Students will need to bring tape meausre, scissors, pliers, old chisel, old blanket, pen and paper,hammer, calico, sewing machine and thread
ADDITIONAL COSTS Fabric, webbing, dacron plus any other materials required


WOODWORK BEGINNERS - 

Woodwork-Beginners - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This course is designed for those people who are beginners in the field of woodwork. The class will begin by making common project eg Tea Tray. From there after gaining skills from the above projects you can move on to make a project of your choice provided it is within the range of your capabilities. Additional project costs involved.
TUTOR Bruce Osborn
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 7-9 pm
START DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 115/1
COURSE FEE $123
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Nil
ADDITIONAL COSTS Additional costs for projects


WOODWORK- EXPERIENCED 

WOODWORK- EXPERIENCED - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

This class gives people the opportunity to develop skills and friendships as they work on their own project. No recycled timber to be used. Wood turning also available. Help with problems is given by the tutor.  Woodturning is also available.


TUTOR Bruce Osborn
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Wednesday 7-9 pm
START DATE 14 February
COURSE NUMBER 314/1
COURSE FEE $123
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Working knowledge of most woodwork methods needed to join this class. NO RECYCLED TIMBER TO BE USED.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Vary depending on project chosen


Yoga 

Yoga - EXERCISE AND HEALTH - Courses - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

 

This Hatha Yoga class offers yoga stretches, postures and breathing techniques to help improve mobility and flexibility as well as relaxations to help reduce stress levels.

TUTOR  Rosemary Weaver
VENUE  Papanui High School
TIME  Tuesday 6-7.30 pm
START DATE  13 February
COURSE CODE  209/1
COURSE LENGTH  14 weeks
COURSE FEE  $160
REQUIREMENTS  Not suitable for pregnant students.  Anyone with a medical condition must have clearance from their health professional before attending classes. Students need to bring a yoga mat and two blankets
ADDITIONAL COSTS  Nil

 

 


YOGA - BEGINNERS 

YOGA- BEGINNERS - Course Information - Adult & Community Education - Papanui High School

A Hatha Yoga class that gives an introduction to postures (Asana), breathing and relaxation techniques.  A good grounding beofre entering a more challenging class. 


VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Thursday 6.30-7.30 pm
START DATE 15 February
COURSE NUMBER 408/1
COURSE FEE $98
COURSE LENGTH 7 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Students to wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and a two towels.  Class not suitable for pregnant students.  For students with any medical condition you must get clearance from your health professional before starting classes.
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil


YOGA - BEYOND BEGINNERS 

This is a general Hatha Yoga class for those who have some yoga experience.  This class offers different postures, (Asana) breathing and relaxation techniques to enhance well being.  A great way to relax at the end of the day.

 TUTOR Rosemary Weaver
VENUE Papanui High School
TIME Monday 6-7.30 pm
STARTING DATE 12 February
COURSE NUMBER 116/1
COURSE FEE $160
COURSE LENGTH 14 weeks
REQUIREMENTS Must have previous Yoga experience, students to wear comfortable clothing and bring a mat and blankets.  Not suitable for pregnant students.  Any student with a medical condition must get clearance from their health professional before commencing classes
ADDITIONAL COSTS Nil

 


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