Seminars meet each weekday morning, 09.15-10.45 and 11.15-12.45, with afternoons free for course-related field trips, individual study or exploring the many beautiful places in and around the city.
The end of Roman Britain; the arrival of the Anglo-Saxons; Pagan Anglo-Saxon England.
Conversion to Christianity; the Celtic church and the Roman church; the Synod of Whitby; literacy in Anglo-Saxon England
The Viking incursions; The arrival of the Great Army; King Alfred; the Danelaw; the Burghal System
Field Trip to Asthall Barrow; North Leigh; Taplow; Wallingford
Late Anglo-Saxon England; the Battle of Fulford; the Battle of Stamford Bridge; the Battle of Hastings and the Norman Conquest
Destination: Asthall Barrow; North Leigh, & Taplow; Wallingford
Excursion rating: Demanding
More than two hours' walk on even ground or up to two hours' walk on rough and/or steep ground or up lots of stairs and steps.