The Romans in Sussex and Beyond

Ref: C3744499

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Would you like to find out what the Romans did in Sussex and the rest of Roman Britain? What Roman remains can you still see today? If Romans interest you, come on this course!

Course aim

How and when did the Romans arrive? When did they leave? What did they do while they were here? Were the Romans ruthless colonisers or peaceful organisers? Find out on this course about Roman Sussex and Beyond.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed

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

  • Explain why and how the Romans came to Britain.
  • Answer that Monty Python question, what did the Romans do for us?
  • Debate the question, were the Romans ruthless colonisers or peaceful organisers?
  • Recognise Roman remains like Pevensey Castle or Porchester Castle.
  • Talk about the end of Roman Britain.

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

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
  • Become involved with the WEA in a range of voluntary work and other activities including campaigning as a WEA member
  • Become involved as a volunteer for a WEA partner or another organisation
  • Access the WEA What Next? booklet here http://www.wea.org.uk/learn-wea/what-can-i-do-next

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The Romans in Sussex and Beyond

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Waiting List Conditions

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  • 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 2019
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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