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The Normans

In partnership with London Metropolitan Archives

About this session

A-Level | Subject: History | Topics: Normans| Session Type: Depth Study

Charting the arrival and influence of the Normans in England, this session focuses on William the Conqueror's mighty fortress: the White Tower. Students will examine the Tower buildings and documentary evidence to consider the roles and importance of the White Tower in Norman England.

The workshop includes a short lecture and a subject specific tour of the Tower of London.

Exam board links

This session has been designed to complement the study of the Norman period, and particularly the following exam boards:

  • Edexcel - 2A.1: Anglo-Saxon England and the Anglo-Norman Kingdom, c1053–1106
  • OCR - Y102: Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest, 1035–1107

Booking information

Availability
Thursday 19 October 2017
Thursday 30 November  2017
Thursday 25 January 2018
Thursday 8 February 2018
Thursday 8 March 2018
Thursday 22 March 2018
Duration
90 minutes
Capacity
Up to 35 pupils
Price
£11.35 per pupil
If you plan to bring 12 students or fewer a minimum price of £148 will be charged for your group.

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