HISTORY & CURRENT AFFAIRS CLASSES
ANCIENT HISTORY (new)
Kevin Harrison: 0161 432 3710 or 07542 227 246 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mysteries of the Ancient World
This course introduces the mysteries of the Ancient World of Egypt, Greece & Rome. This includes Noah’s Ark, Atlantis, a lost Roman legion, Ark of the Covenant, Library of Alexandria, Fall of the Roman Empire, Pharos of Alexandria, and King Arthur. Each class will be accompanied by illustration and suggested further reading.
Mad Bad and dangerous to know: The twelve Caesars
Summer Term (8 weeks)
More Ancient Mysteries.
Chris Makepeace: 01663 763346
What did we do before television?
Over the past two centuries, the way in which Mancunians have spent their spare time has changed beyond recognition. This course will examine the changes that have taken place, what has brought them about and the history and growth of institutions such as theatres and cinemas.
Social and Political Issues
Alan Sennett: 0161 438 0309
Tutor-led discussion of current affairs. Spring and Summer Terms only.
WHAT'S IN THE PAPERS?
Chris Waters: 0161 445 4893
Weekly class discussion led by the tutor on what is in the news.
Fri 7.00pm–9.30pm Alan Sennett:
0161 438 0309
This series of 5 sessions, each 21⁄2 hours long, shows examples of world cinema, with tutor-led introductions and discussion.
Classes on Oct. 6th, Nov. 3rd, Nov. 17th, Dec. 1st and Dec. 8th.