Type
2 courses
History & Mythology

20th Century European History - Part 2

This course will be delivered online.

The aim of this 6 week course is to go into Twentieth Century European history in further depth, tackling issues that have been raised in the previous course but also considering new theories, countries and historical ideas. We will focus on specific key periods as well as the people and ideologies that shaped them.

Each week we will look at events right across the continent from a mixture of social, cultural, political and economic historic standpoints in order to give a broader flavour and help us understand how these formed Europe as...

02/11/2021 - Tue (19:00-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £104.00 - C02056-212201

Roman History - Decline and Fall

This course will be delivered online.

This six-week course will chart the fall of the largest Empire in human history, the Romans from the 4th Century AD. Starting with the split of the Roman World into two spheres under the Emperor Constantine I we will chart the later Caesars of both the Westen and Eastern Empires before focusing the later weeks on what ultimately destroyed and replaced it. Where they really Barbarians at the gates? Was the move from Rome as a centre key to the end of the West? We will look especially at the rise of the Franks, Saxons and Goths in Western...

11/01/2022 - Tue (19:00-21:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £104.00 - C01897-212201