Bayeux Tapesty- Day School

Ref: C3675557

On this day school we will look at the history of the Bayeux Tapestry and analyse the story it tells. The events depicted on the tapestry will be set in their historical and archaeological context.

Course aim

To introduce students to the history and archaeology associated with the Bayeux Tapestry

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed

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

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the history of the Bayeux Tapestry from its creation up to the present.
  • Identify and appreciate the historical, social and archaeological context of the tapestry's imagery.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the historiography of the Bayeux Tapestry and its links with national identity.

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor

What else do I need to know?

  • Nothing else is needed

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • Progress to a course with another provider
  • You could progress to Higher Education courses. Follow link to the PEARL website for information http://pearl.open.ac.uk/

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Bayeux Tapesty- Day School

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Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • 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 2018
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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