What opportunities will this course give me?

Students may wish to attend other cookery courses offered by the college- please browse the website.

What will I be learning?

On this course we will be looking at a range of dishes from various areas of the Eastern countries of the world, using a wide range of spices and techniques to create flavoursome enticing ingredients.

A selection of dishes covered include Mee Goreng and Satay Sauce from Malaysia, Olive Flatbread and Falafels from the Middle East, and Gimbap Sushi from Korea.

All the classes are conducted in a relaxed and friendly manner.

Ingredients can be supplied if required at a cost of £48 per course (£8 per lesson).

The aim of the course is to have a better knowledge about quality ingredients and be familiar with a range of techniques used in Eastern cookery.

A college certificate will be awarded on request.

Why is this course for me?

At the beginning of the course you will be provided with a booklet giving recipes and ingredients. Each week the lecturer will demonstrate the dishes and you will then cook the dishes yourself with any support needed. You will of course then have your fantastic food to take home!

What do I need to sign up?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Is there anything else I need to know?

This course is suitable for all, though some cooking experience would be beneficial.

Please bring along a pen and paper, a suitable knife, and a lidded container to take home your food.

Students will be responsible for the purchase of materials relevant to the course.

Ingredients need to be purchased by students in advance of lesson from list provided. Alternatively, students may pay the tutor for these.

Application Information

Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.

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18/1/2021 - Apply Now


Thornden School

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18:30 – 21:00





24+: £129.00

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
G52B Thornden School 18/1/2021 Mon 18:30 – 21:00 6 £129.00 £129.00 Apply now

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Need some further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.

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The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.