British Titans of the Nineteenth Century.

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Course code:†HMP3

This course paints the background to a turbulent and fascinating era in History.

When and where


From 18 Apr 2024 to 13 Jun 2024
Thu 13:00-15:00

8 weeks

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18 Apr 2024

13:00 to 15:00

25 Apr 2024

13:00 to 15:00

02 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

09 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

16 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

23 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

06 Jun 2024

13:00 to 15:00

13 Jun 2024

13:00 to 15:00

with John Stevens


Stoke Lodge†

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop


Fees and concessions

The fee for this course is £120.00.

The full (undiscounted) tuition fee for this course is £120.00, the concession rate is £72.00.


Bristol Adult Learning

0117 903 8844


<p>We look at eight of the most significant figures of the Victorian age, exploring their pre-occupations and aims and often fascinating personal lives. They are viewed as individuals but also in the context of their time.</p>

What can students expect?

<p>Figures as diverse as Livingstone, Cardinal Newman and General Gordon, not to mention some writers and also the educational pioneer (and Bristolian) Mary Carpenter.</p>

Late starters allowed?


What is the progression route?

<p>Join other history courses</p>

What should students bring?

<p>Pen and paper for taking notes if they so wish.</p>

Teaching method/style?

<p>Lecture based but involving also questions and discussion.</p>

Refunds and cancellations

<p>If we have to cancel your course your fees will be refunded in full. We are unable to reimburse the cost of materials you may have bought for the course.</p>

<p>If you cancel your course booking a week (7 days) or more before the start date we will refund your fees minus an admin charge of 20%.</p>

<p>If you cancel with less than a week (7 days) before the start date or after the course has started, we will not be able to refund your fees.</p>

<p>Transfers will incur a fee of 10% and must be requested 7 days or more before the start of a course unless you are transferring to another course because your original course was cancelled.</p>

<p>We are not able to offer refunds due to sickness or ill health.</p>

<p>If you are due a refund you must contact the office within 3 months of the course to arrange payment as we do not keep card details.</p>

<p>When attending an online course, it is a learnerís responsibility to ensure they have adequate internet access before the start of a course. Refunds will not be given for technical failure of a learnerís home computer or their internet access.</p>