The Russian Orthodox Church

Ref: C3533173

In this session we will discuss the history of the Russian Orthodox Church and its role in Russia today. We will be introduced to Orthodox churches in the UK, and we will research Orthodox churches in our local area. We will get acquainted with some Russian traditions and celebrations.

Course aim

Getting acquainted with the history and traditions of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Discussing the history of the Russian Orthodox Church
  • Considering the role of the Church in Russia today
  • Researching Orthodox churches in our local area
  • Getting acquainted with some Russian traditions and celebrations

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

All learning resources are provided on Canvas.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

The Russian Orthodox Church

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

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