Intermediate Chess

GENINT 711.250

Osher (50+). This is an intermediate chess class designed for those who already know the basics (rules, moves etc.). We expand on more elaborate techniques such as opening, middle-game, and end-game.


What you can learn.

  • Learn how to think in various parts of the game
  • Orchestrate short and long term plans
  • Discuss opening and end game ideas
  • Exploit weaknesses in opponent's positions
  • Develop strengths is our own position
  • Learn through practice exercises and examples

About this course:

Chess is one of the most popular strategy games in the world. This class runs as a workshop and is best suited for anyone who knows the very basics (rules and moves). A quick refresher is given if necessary, but some very basic knowledge of the rules certainly helps. From there, we expand on various fun chess topics that include but are not limited to, strategies, openings, endgames, puzzles, exercises, and many others. We also dedicate at least an hour every week to gameplay, where you are paired with people of similar skill. You are more than welcome to retake the class multiple times.

Contact Us

Speak to an Osher representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
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