To enable you to extend your knowledge and ability of the four main historical European scripts and associated decorative styles to produce finished work to a good standard
No - this is a non-accredited course.
Course lengths vary. Please check the BAES web site www.learnbaes.ac.uk BAES Learning Directory, visit or telephone one of our adult learning centres for details.
This course is for anyone who has studied calligraphy at beginners level and who wants to be able to produce lettering work of a more complex nature.
You will need experience of calligraphy to be successful on this course. As the course involves taking notes and measurements, you will need to have basic levels of English and maths. You will have a short initial assessment at the start of the course to ensure that it is suitable for you.
It could lead to further courses in calligraphy techniques at intermediate or advanced level.
To ensure that you gain maximum benefit from your course you will need to attend all sessions, be punctual, and bring the correct materials to each session.
Fees for this course do not include the cost of materials and tools. During the course you will need to purchase materials and equipment costing approximately £35
For the first week, please bring your calligraphy pens, practice paper, and your portfolio from beginners level.