History of the Corset - Online Course - Community Learning - 10:30-12:00

Online Course, Nottingham

Key details

Date -
Venue Online Course, Nottingham
For ages 19+
Group size 5 - 15
Cost FREE - £13.50

About this course

This online course aims to give the learner a visual tour of the history of the corset. From the earliest conception of the corset in history to present day. Paying particular attention to the way the corset defined the silhouette of the Victorian era through to its 20th Century reinvention as a symbol of female empowerment. 


What will be covered on the course?  What will be taught to learners? 

  • This online course aims to give the learner a visual tour of the history of the corset. From the earliest conception of the corset in history to present day. Paying particular attention to the way the corset defined the silhouette of the Victorian era through to its 20th Century reinvention as a symbol of female empowerment. 

What will learners achieve by the end of the course? 

  • A deeper understanding of the history of the corset f This online course aims to give the learner a visual tour of the history of the corset. From the earliest conception of the corset in history to present day. Paying particular attention to the way the corset defined the silhouette of the Victorian era through to its 20th Century reinvention as a symbol of female empowerment. 
  • From the earliest conception of the corset in history to present day. Paying particular attention to the way the corset defined the silhouette of the Victorian era through to its 20th Century reinvention as a symbol of female empowerment. 

What skills or knowledge do learners already need to have to attend the course? 

  • No skills or knowledge needed. 

As this course is online, a suitable device such as laptop, smart phone, tablet or computer will be required to access the course.  Zoom will be used for the live sessions and the link will be sent to you once your enrolment has been completed.



Booking your place and fee information

If you are in receipt of certain benefits you will be offered the course for free, however if you have a financial barrier which may prevent you from enrolling on the course  please visit our webpage for further information  https://www.inspireculture.org.uk/skills-learning/funding-your-courses/

 To secure your place on the course BOTH the following must be done:

  • Complete the EVENTBRITE BOOKING.
  • Complete our INSPIRE ONLINE ENROLMENT FORM for each person attending the course.

You should be redirected to the Inspire Online Enrolment Form after completing the Eventbrite booking.  If you are not redirected, please use the link supplied in the Eventbrite booking confirmation email.

To book and enrol on one of our courses, you must have been living in England and have been resident in the UK for the past 3 years.

Some exceptions may apply if you are living in England with evidence of the right to remain and are from an EEU/EEAU country (completion of a questionnaire will be required).

As we no longer receive funding for our ESFA-funded courses for learners living in the devolved areas listed below, full cost fees would apply to these courses if you live in these areas:

  • Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield 
  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
  • Greater London
  • Greater Manchester
  • Liverpool City Region
  • Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Northumberland
  • Tees Valley
  • West of England
  • West Midlands
  • West Yorkshire

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