Short courses starting in April
Discover a new passion this April!
Learn with like-minded adults in a friendly and fun environment and be guided by one of our expert tutors to achieve the outcomes you want.
Whether it’s to achieve a personal goal, unleash your creativity or for your own wellbeing and interests, we have hundreds of short courses starting this April.
Browse courses starting in April
Workshops and studios for all forms of painting and drawing. And if you want to enjoy work by other artists, we have a great selection of art history courses
Choose from a wide range of taster courses in the fields of bookbinding, printmaking and calligraphy.
Explore emerging technologies and gain hands-on knowledge of ceramic materials and techniques.
Tasters available across a wide range of sculpture disciplines including well-resourced metalwork, clay life modelling, stone carving, woodcarving and mould-making.
With a huge variety of techniques from wax working and coppersmithing to stone setting and laser cutting and so much more, our specialist team will help you develop your jewellery skills.
Learn to engrave glass and create beautiful stained glass panels in an experimental and supportive environment.
Fashion, Millinery & Textiles
If you already know how to sew and want to take your skills to the next level, our taster courses in Fashion are the perfect start.
Give millinery a try and you could make your own, unique hat for a special occasion, or get really fancy and discover the couture finishing techniques.
Discover the incredible applications of machine knitting, find out how to use different dyeing techniques to create unique fabrics, and have a go at making your own upholstery.
Digital Media, Design & Photography
Powerful digital technology is all around us and if you want to learn how to harness it to create great works of digital art, or start a career as a graphic designer, we have everything you need.
Learn photography for websites, fashion or memorable holidays.
Dance, Dramatic Arts & Music
History, Poetry and Creative Writing
Take a walk around one of the most historically rich cities in the world or get to grips with our political system on one of our courses
Our creative writing courses enable you to explore the world of poetry, develop your screenplay or even get the motivation and guidance you need to finally get started on that novel.
Applied & Social Sciences
Browse our short courses in science.
Morley’s expert tutors come from around the world to offer you an exciting range of languages.
Our courses are a brilliant opportunity to build your knowledge about a personal interest or to help you take the next step in your career.
Health and Fitness
Taking time to care for your mental and physical health is one of the most important things you can do for yourself.
Stone & Wood Carving TASTER (Pelham Hall)
Metal Sculpture: mixed levels Saturday (Pelham Hall)
Metal Sculpture: Beginners/Intermediate Saturday (Pelham Hall)
Life and Portrait Sculpture: 3 Day Weekend Course (Pelham Hall)
Masks and Performance Sculpture: Saturday Course (Pelham Hall)
Modelling and Casting Wax Sculpture (Pelham Hall)
Introduction to the Sewing Machine (Waterloo Centre)
Embellishment: Beading for Bridal and Eveningwear (Waterloo Centre)
Specialist Fashion Techniques: Creative Pattern Cutting (Chelsea Centre)
Mastering Zips (Waterloo Centre)
Block Printing (Waterloo Centre)
Digital Media, Film and Photography
Web Developer Saturday Bootcamp (Chelsea Centre)
Getting to Know Your Digital Camera: Saturday Intensive (Waterloo Centre)
Darkroom: Black and White Printing Workshop (Chelsea Centre)
Painting, Art History and Art Foundation
Music and Performing Arts
Morley String Ensemble (Waterloo Centre)
Morley Jazz Orchestra (Waterloo Centre)
Morley Opera School (Waterloo Centre)
Piano 2C (Waterloo Centre)
Piano 1C (Waterloo Centre)
Guitar for Beginners (Waterloo Centre)
Flamenco Intermediates and Advanced (Waterloo Centre)
Flamenco Beginners and Improvers (Waterloo Centre)
Kathak Introduction (Waterloo Centre)
Ballroom and Latin American Dance Beginners (Waterloo Centre)
West African Dances of Guinea (Waterloo Centre)
Latin Bounce Back (Waterloo Centre)
Dance for Camera (Waterloo Centre)
Zumba (Waterloo Centre)
Charleston to Swing Dance – Level 1 (Waterloo Centre)
Charleston to Swing Dance – Level 2 (Waterloo Centre)
Vogue Dance (Waterloo Centre)
Salsa Style and Shine (Waterloo Centre)
Kathak Performance Project (Waterloo Centre)