Self-isolation and being encouraged to stay indoors can be difficult. If you are struggling with things to do at home, help is at hand. We have collated some resources together to get you through this period, from helpful study support ideas and virtual tours you can access from home.
Free short courses
Enrol on a FREE distance learning course from the comfort of your own home. We offer a range of teacher-led online classes, giving you the same high level support that you’d get in person – but online – in partnership with our sister colleges, the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London and Westminster Kingsway College.
Brush up on your subjects
Improve your subject knowledge before you enrol with us, check out the free resources on Seneca to get a quick boost!
Choose from hundreds of free online courses set up in partnership with top universities and specialist organisations on Future Learn
Watch educational videos on all sorts of topics from health, social science, Literature and Language and Science and Technology to name a few through Ted Ed
Try your hand at simple programming
Have a go at computer programming with these simple games, which are fun and free – blocky games
Try your hand at some culinary skills
Got a spare potato at home? Why not try your hand at some culinary skills and make some healthy crisps at the same time. Masterchef star John Tarode has revealed the amazing way you can use potato peelings during lockdown to make some tasty crisps.
With today’s technology you can now visit the world from the comfort of your own home. Here are just a few places to visit ( while staying indoors).
If you have ever wanted to tour NASA’s Virginia’s Langley Research Center and Ohio’s Glenn Research Center, now is your chance!
Sadler’s Wells Digital Stage
Sadler’s Wells presents a programme of full-length dance performances and workshops online, to keep you entertained and connected through dance
For the theatre lovers amongst you, you can view performances or shows online. Have a look at some of the shows which are streaming performances soon and how to see them through Whats on Stage.
If you have always wanted to see some art but never had the time, The National Gallery houses some of the greatest collections in the world. While the gallery might be closed for the public to visit, you can still go on a virtual tour of some of the exhibitions.
Travel to Machu Picchu (virtually)
Visit Peru and the 15th-century Inca citadel, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World and a UNESCO World Heritage site online