Results for
General Studies

General Studies



Study at WEA Sydney in a relaxed and social environment, and central CBD location. Easily accessible by public transport, our high quality courses are led by professional and friendly tutors, and offer you great value for money.


Choose from our list below to find the right course, today!



Communication SkillsHealthy Living
Hobbies & LifestylePersonal Finance
Tea WorkshopsWriting Skills & English



Thanks for adding:

Proceed to Checkout

Continue browsing

X

Interior Design Basics

This introductory course is for everyone who is planning to redecorate or simply refresh a living space or complete property. Amongst other activities, you will prepare a number of professional Style Boards, which will not only becomes your anchor for keeping you on track, but also your navigation tool for communication with suppliers, architects, tradespeople etc. Learn about different styles, both historical and thematic, and the importance of the elements and principles of... [More]

Procrastinating Writers - Procrastinate No More!

Are you a ‘non-practising’ writer? Has a lack of time, energy or self-belief stopped you from starting and completing your writing project? Are you trapped within a writer’s block or stuck writing/re-writing the same old chapter? But importantly, have you noticed how discipline alone will not help? Whatever your writing issue, you’re not alone; many writers (both amateur and professional) feel the same level of frustration when not able to follow through with a promise to... [More]
$138 Limited inc GST / $124
Procrastinating Writers - Procrastinate No More!

<p>Are you a ‘non-practising’ writer? Has a lack of time, energy or self-belief stopped you from starting and completing your writing project? Are you trapped within a writer’s block or stuck writing/

...

Capturing Sensuality and Sexuality in Your Writing

Whether you plan to write a classic like “Lady Chatterley's Lover”, Erotic Fiction like “Fifty Shades of Grey” or anything in between, the rule is the same – write from the heart and you’ll find an audience who’ll resonate with your words. You’ll learn how to balance sensitive sensuality with scintillating sexuality, allowing you to create a truly unique and memorable manuscript or screenplay. COURSE OUTLINE Unravelling your story – plotting the beginning, middle and end.... [More]
$138 Limited inc GST / $124
Capturing Sensuality and Sexuality in Your Writing

<p>Whether you plan to write a classic like “Lady Chatterley's Lover”, Erotic Fiction like “Fifty Shades of Grey” or anything in between, the rule is the same – write from the heart and you’ll find an

...

Practical Drama: Improv Intensive

We employ acting in everyday life. Employing theatre games, exercises and improvisation we will focus on and enhance those skills in a relaxing, stimulating and supportive environment. Improve your confidence, communication skills and public speaking; and learn how to better interact in the workplace, socially and onstage. SUGGESTED READING Improv – Keith Johnstone. Theatre Games – Clive Barker. Improvisation for the Theatre – Viola Spolin. Theatresports Down Under – a guide for... [More]
$188 Limited GST free / $169
Practical Drama: Improv Intensive

<p>We employ acting in everyday life. Employing theatre games, exercises and improvisation we will focus on and enhance those skills in a relaxing, stimulating and supportive environment. Improve

...

Sleep To The Rescue® - Drug-free, Refreshing Sleep

If you experience restless sleep, wake in the early hours, can’t switch off the busy mind, resorting to sleep medication, then this workshop could change your life. Learn the SleepEasy® four-step approach and begin transforming your sleep now. Also addressed will be sleep physiology, stress and sleep, correct breathing, changing the busy mind into a ‘sleep-friendly’ mind and the practical tools to bring your sleep recovery alive. There is even a snooze included! Note: There will be... [More]
$119 Limited inc GST / $107
Sleep To The Rescue® - Drug-free, Refreshing Sleep

If you experience restless sleep, wake in the early hours, can’t switch off the busy mind, resorting to sleep medication, then this workshop could change your life. Learn the SleepEasy® four-step

...
WEA Sydney provides yoga mats for this class. For your comfort, however, it is recommended you bring your own foam/soft mat. Also bring along a pillow, eye cover and a sheet/shawl covering of some sort.
$119 Limited inc GST / $107
Sleep To The Rescue® - Drug-free, Refreshing Sleep

If you experience restless sleep, wake in the early hours, can’t switch off the busy mind, resorting to sleep medication, then this workshop could change your life. Learn the SleepEasy® four-step

...
WEA Sydney provides yoga mats for this class. For your comfort, however, it is recommended you bring your own foam/soft mat. Also bring along a pillow, eye cover and a sheet/shawl covering of some sort.

Edit This! An Introduction to Copy Editing

Ever wondered what copy editors do? They’re the invisible menders who bring documents to an acceptable standard for publication and prevent embarrassing errors from occurring. Their roles include refurbishment, vacuuming and feather dusting. Come along and learn how copy editors add value to books and other publications, and complete five exercises. Both aspiring and practising editors are welcome! Please bring a blue, red and green pen; a bottle of correction fluid; a ruler; a... [More]
$119 Limited inc GST / $107
Edit This! An Introduction to Copy Editing

<p>Ever wondered what copy editors do? They’re the invisible menders who bring documents to an acceptable standard for publication and prevent embarrassing errors from occurring. Their roles include

...

Card Making: New Designs

Like to surprise and impress your family and friends with handmade cards for any occasion? These cards are each an original work of art that can convey your wishes and you can have a lot of fun creating them. Learn many techniques and a sound basis for card making. Equipment supplied by tutor on the day, cost $15 (not included in course fee). All new designs. Note: There will be short breaks for morning and afternoon tea and a break for lunch – lunch is NOT included. COURSE OUTLINE... [More]
$104 Limited inc GST / $94
Card Making: New Designs

<p>Like to surprise and impress your family and friends with handmade cards for any occasion? These cards are each an original work of art that can convey your wishes and you can have a lot of fun

...

Tax, Superannuation and Retirement Planning

This course is an introduction to building and maintaining wealth for a comfortable retirement. It covers personal tax planning, effective superannuation and retirement strategies, the latest legislative changes – fast-track your super contributions – and pros and cons of a Self-Managed Super Fund. COURSE OUTLINE Manage your tax, family balance sheet and profit and loss statement. Explore some wealth building strategies. Learn the language of personal finance. Understand personal... [More]
$104 Limited GST free / $94
Tax, Superannuation and Retirement Planning

<p>This course is an introduction to building and maintaining wealth for a comfortable retirement. It covers personal tax planning, effective superannuation and retirement strategies, the latest

...

Writing Love Stories: Sweet and Sour

We need relationships and emotions at the heart of our stories or they are mere sounding brass. In this workshop participants will develop a love story by investigating the many fruits of love, both sweet and sour: Just what, according to the Greeks, is love? And how can these aspects be seen, in light and in shadow? Who are the characters? Where and when and why do they love each other? What gets in the way? What romantic tropes can be incorporated? What existing plots can we... [More]
$104 Limited inc GST / $94
Writing Love Stories: Sweet and Sour

<p>We need relationships and emotions at the heart of our stories or they are mere sounding brass. In this workshop participants will develop a love story by investigating the many fruits of love,

...