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Sorry, this course is not currently available on the website. The usual reason for this to happen is that the course is either no longer running or has already run. If you believe this to be incorrect please contact us using our enquiry form.

Below are a selection of courses that we are running, based on the subject of the course you were looking for:

  • Living in Bronze Age Britain
    Great technological change from 2500 to 700 BC saw increasing use of metal; weapons included. Agriculture brought widespread fields & farms. Transport improved by land & water. Social habits changed with new burial rites, monuments – and burnt mounds
  • The Black Death: Crises and Consequences
    The Black Death (1348/9) originated in the Far East and spread rapidly to Europe, where it killed between one third and one half of the population. In this course we will examine the immediate and long term consequences of the pestilence.
  • Archaeology of the Bible Lands (Online)
    This course introduces students to the discovery of the ancient southern Levant, first by biblical scholars and later, as their discipline developed, by archaeologists.
  • Alexander the Great
    The extraordinary and well-documented narrative of Alexander's career retains an enduring fascination. His remarkable conquests represent a defining moment in world history, and made possible the wonderful achievements of the Hellenistic Age.
  • Walking the Past (9)
    There are archaeological sites all around us, such as hillforts and stone circles, Roman towns, ancient fields and roads. On this course we will venture out and look at the archaeological landscape. Considerable walking will be involved.

Alternatively you can perform a keyword search on all our courses using the 'Find courses' box on this page.

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