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Weekly class

Weekly class: Weekly classes are part-time classes open to all. Topics are studied in depth over a period of 10 or 20 weeks. They are accredited at FHEQ level 4 and course work is an integral part of each syllabus. Got to the department website to see all our weekly classes.

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Course 'A World Turned Upside Down'? Revolutionary England from Civil War to Cromwell

We will explore one of the most turbulent periods in English history: the Civil War and Cromwellian era. This was a period which lives long in...

Cromwell, History, English Civil War view
Course 'The Conference of the Birds' by Farīd al-dīn ʿAttar

Conference of the Birds’ (Mantiq al-Ṭayr) by Farīd al-dīn ʿAttar (d.1221) is considered a masterpiece of Persian poetry. It is also one of the...

The Conference of the Birds, Birds, conference view
Course 19th- and 20th-Century Detective Fiction

Detective fiction is one of the most popular and enduring genres and characters like Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot have become household...

detective fiction view
Course A Clash of Civilizations? Contemporary global Christian-Muslim relationships

***PLEASE NOTE: This class will be held at Ewert House and not as originally advertised*** Are Christianity and Islam forever destined to clash?...

Christianity, Interfaith, international relations, Islam, radicalisation view
Course A Special Relationship? Anglo-American relations from 1763 to the present

How did Britain’s relationship with the USA alter between the War of Independence and the war in Iraq, and why? We will examine whether it has,...

America, blighty, UK, USA view
Course A woman's work is never done? Women's work in England and Wales 1600-1914

This course traces the changing nature of women’s work, and the social and economic factors that shaped their...

Woman's work, work view
Course Advanced Coaching

Helping any coach deepen their practice in various ways; enhancing intervention skills, better understanding clients' needs, drawing on evidence,...

Coaching, Advanced coaching view
Course Africa: Cradle Of Humanity

As Charles Darwin rightly predicted, Africa is the cradle of humanity, not only of our own species but also of the very first members of our...

Africa, Archaeology, behavior, Evolution, hominin view
Course Ancient Greek 1

Ancient Greek is the language of Homer, Sophocles, Plato, the New Testament and many other texts. This class is designed for students with no...

Ancient Greek view
Course Anglo-Saxon Archaeology

This course explores the archaeology of Anglo-Saxon England from the end of Roman Britain in the fifth century to...

Anglo-Saxon, Archaeology, hoard, sutton hoo view
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