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  • Chinatown and Chinese New Year

    A brief look at how the Chinese community migrated to London and how the face of London’s West End adapted. The idea of Chinese New Year and the Chinese Zodiac will be explored including how it plays a part in the lives of individuals. The course will include a trip to London to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The costs of travel and any site entry are not included within the course fees. Classroom lessons 10am to 2pm. Visit to Chinatown is from 10am to 4pm.

    Full Fee: £80.00
    60+ Fee: £61.00
    Concessionary Fee: £42.00


  • Empires

    This short course will provide you with an opportunity to look at some of history’s imperial powers including Britain, France and Spain. You will look briefly at how each empire began, including interactions with others. The course will introduce several famous characters including The Duke of Parma, Clive, Napoleon and Sir Henry Lawrence. Topics will include the growth of empires from Rome to the present, Pax Britannica and conflicts between imperial powers.

    Full Fee: £136.00
    60+ Fee: £102.00
    Concessionary Fee: £68.00


  • Female Leaders

    This short course will provide you with an opportunity to visit female leaders through history. You will look briefly at how the roles and perception of women have changed. The course will introduce several famous characters including Elizabeth I, Boudicca, Catherine de Medici and Victoria. Topics will include the perception of female leaders, the changing role of women in society and how having a female leader may have affected international relationships.

    Full Fee: £136.00
    60+ Fee: £102.00
    Concessionary Fee: £68.00


  • Native Americans

    This short course will provide you with an opportunity to explore the lives and history of the native tribes of North America, particularly those living on the plains. You will look briefly at the effects upon native peoples of the westward movement of settlers and the attitude of the US government/people. The course will introduce several famous characters including Sitting Bull, Geronimo, Custer and Sacagewea. Topics will include the Little Big Horn battle, the role of women in society and how native peoples saw the world around them.

    Full Fee: £169.00
    60+ Fee: £127.00
    Concessionary Fee: £85.00


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