Fees: Standard £ 135 Conc £51 Full £275 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only
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This course consisting of eleven weekly sessions will explore the growth and development of London from Edwardian times to the Dawn of the 21st Century. Session 1 24/04/20 Introduction & London 1900-1939 (Part 1) Edwardian London (1901-1910). Session 2 01/05/20 London 1900-1939 (Part 2) London and World War One. Session 3 08/05/20 London 1900-1939 (Part 3) London and the Roaring Twenties (1920-1929). Session 4 15/05/20 London 1900-1939 (Part 4) Growth of London between the Two World Wars. Session 5 22/05/20 London in WW2 (Part 1) London and the Outbreak of the Second World War. Session 6 05/06/20 London in WW2 (Part 2) London During The Blitz. Session 7 12/06/20 London in WW2 (Part 3) Working Together, Life in London During the Second World War. Session 8 19/06/20 London in WW2 (Part 4) End of World War 2, Victory and Celebration in London. Session 9 26/06/20 Modern London 1945-1990 (Part 1) Post War London (1945-1959). Session 10 03/07/20 Modern London 1945-1990 (Part 2) Swinging London & Beyond (1960-1979). Session 11 10/07/20 Modern London 1945-1990 (Part 3) Thatcher's London (1979-1990).
Anyone interested in learning more about London's history from ancient times to the present.
None but your English should be good enough to be able to follow the lectures, participate in class discussions and do some background reading
Have a much more detailed knowledge of the development of London's history in the last century
11 two-hour long sessions with each one focusing on a particular aspect of London's history (from political developments to social and cultural aspects). Towards the end of the course the tutor and students will discuss the possibility of a London tour to see first hand some of the sites covered during the sessions.
Some reading is recommended but it is not a requirement.
By your contribution in class.
Tutor will advise
No other costs. A notebook and a pen to write down notes.
Ask at reception if you have any additional needs or requirements