Art, image and history in Anglo-Saxon England

Course Dates: 21/09/22 - 07/12/22
Time: 15:00 - 17:00
Location: Keeley Street
Explore important and intriguing examples of Anglo-Saxon art from A.D. 600 to 1100. Beginning with the Sutton Hoo Treasure, the course concludes with the Bayeux Tapestry.
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Full fee £259.00 Senior fee £207.00 Concession £130.00

Course Code: HBH59

Wed, day, 21 Sep - 07 Dec '22

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

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What is the course about?

This course illustrates and explains a range of the most important and intriguing examples of Anglo-Saxon art from A.D. 600 to 1100. Beginning with the Sutton Hoo Treasure, the course concludes with the Bayeux Tapestry. The artefacts are set in their historical and cultural context, and associated with stories that bring out their significance.

What will we cover?

Various examples of Anglo-Saxon art.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Identify and discuss:
Key examples of Anglo-Saxon art
Place them in their historical context.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Suitable for all levels with an interest in art and history.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Interactive lecture.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

None just writing materials.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Other courses in English, Scottish and Irish history.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.