Fees: Standard £ 135 Conc £51 Full £275
|Thursday||14:00 - 16:00||12||MAC||09/01/2020||02/04/2020||HH2175|
The course will consist of twelve sessions: Session 1 09/01/20 Sweyn Haraldssen (1013-1014). Session 2 16/01/20 Canute the Great (1014) & (1016-1035). Session 3 23/01/20 Harold Harefoot (1035-1040). Session 4 30/01/20 Harthacanute (1035-1037) & (1040-1042). Session 5 06/02/20 Edward the Confessor (1042-1066). Session 6 13/02/20 Harold Godwinson (1066). Session 7 27/02/20 Edgar Atheling (1066). Session 8 05/03/20 William I (1066-1087). Session 9 12/03/20 William II (1087-1100). Session 10 19/03/20 Henry I (1100-1135). Session 11 26/03/20 Stephen (1135-1141) & (1141-1154). Session 12 02/04/20 Matilda [or Maud] (1141)..
Anyone interested in learning about the Danish/Saxon/Norman monarchs of England.
None but your English should be good enough to be able to follow the lectures, participate in class discussions and activities and do some background reading and research.
- demonstrate knowledge of the twelve Danish/Saxon/Norman monarchs covered in the course - identify how Danish/Saxon/Norman England changed and developed over time - recognise the influence of the Danes/Saxons/Normans on the modern world - be aware of the different types of historical evidence and how they are used -understand how a range of sources help make the ‘story’ of Danish/Saxon/Norman England
12 two-hour long sessions with each one focusing on a particular Danish/Saxon/Norman monarch. Towards the end of the course the tutor and the students will discuss the possibility of a walking tour or visit to a site of historical interest in order to see first hand relics and artifacts from Danish/Saxon/Norman England.
Some reading is required in order to complete independent research.
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.