Leisure Learning

Leisure Learning

Welcome to our exciting Leisure Learning programme!

We advise that you sign up using the links below early to secure a place on your chosen Learning for Fun course at our Ipswich campus.

If there are very low enrolments one week prior to the start date of the course we will review whether the course is closed, and if possible offer you an alternative.

Age Restriction: Please note our Leisure Learning courses are for people aged 19 and over (as of August 2019).

Please click here to see full terms and conditions before booking your place.


Autumn Term Courses

Cookery Courses

Simply Pasta | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Healthy Treats | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Vegan Cookery | Wednesday 9th October 2019

Simply Chocolate | Wednesday 16th October 2019

Ultimate Chocolate | Wednesday 20th November 2019

Simply Bread | Tuesday 26th November 2019

Artisan Breads | Tuesday 21st January 2020

Simply Macarons | Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Ultimate Macarons | Wednesday 11th March 2020


Languages and Writing

Writer's Workshop | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Japanese for Beginners | Tuesday 24th September 2019

French for Beginners | Tuesday 24th September 2019

French Improvers | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Polish Improvers - Advanced | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Writing Fiction for Beginners | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Polish Improvers - Intermediate | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Spanish for Beginners | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Chinese for Beginners | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Japanese Improvers | Wednesday 25th September 2019

British Sign Language | Wednesday 25th September 2019


Arts, Media and Digital Art

Textile Crafts | Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Upcycling | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Origami | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Animal Art | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Introduction to Developing a Digital Sketchbook | Tuesday 24th September 2019

Dressmaking | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Watercolour | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Painting & Drawing for All | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Printmaking | Wednesday 25th September 2019

Beginners Portraiture | Thursday 26th September 2019

Starting out in Sculpture | Thursday 26th September 2019

Kirigami - Japanese Art Form | Thursday 26th September 2019

Life Drawing | Thursday 26th September 2019


Construction, Engineering & DIY

Introduction to Fabrication & Welding (Tues) | Tuesday 1st October 2019

Plastering & Tiling for Beginners | Tuesday 1st October 2019

Introduction to Fabrication & Welding (Thurs) | Thursday 3rd October 2019

Basic Brickwork Skills | Thursday 3rd October 2019

Household Plumbing for Beginners | Wednesday 30th October 2019


More courses to follow!

Are you interested in running a Leisure Learning course??

Download our initial contact form here and send it to LLEnquiries@suffolk.ac.uk.


Got a Leisure Learning course in mind that is not listed above?

Please do contact us if there is a course you would be interested in partaking as a Leisure Learning course that is not listed above. We are always keen to deliver new and innovative courses!


Looking for sports activities? Check out our sports centre!

For further enquiries please contact us at LLEnquiries@suffolk.ac.uk or call us on 01473 382359