Category: Past Offering

  • Good Idea to a Good Read

    Good Idea to a Good Read

    Phil Jenkins will present a ten step programme to writing and publishing any type of story from memoirs to mysteries. This is not a writing course, per se, but rather the route one would take to get a work published. 6 Thursdays, beginning February 28, 2019 from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Handouts: Research and […]

  • Sound & Soul: How does Music Work?

    Sound & Soul: How does Music Work?

    Music is a strange thing. Non-essential to life, but a major human endeavour throughout the world – fleeting, intangible, ephemeral… an alchemy of sound + soul! From the humble “seed” of a musical idea into to patterns of sound that move us deeply and create human connection. The lectures offer a curious exploration into the […]

  • The Psychology of Decision Making

    The Psychology of Decision Making

    Warren Thorngate will offer insight into the factors involved in decision making, and may present avenues for achieving good outcomes, be they economic or personal. 6 Thursdays, beginning January 10, 2019, from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Lecture Notes: Lecture 1: What are decisions … Lecture 2: Beliefs, values and decisions Lecture 3: Decision heuristics […]