The study of History helps us to understand and explain the past and, as such, is a fascinating subject in its own right. In addition, the skills that you acquire as an historian, the ability to think...more
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GCE A/AS Level or equivalent
The WEA is the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of high quality adult education with classes across the country.
The course will consider the early development of railways in Cornwall, and their expansion in the 19th and 20th centuries. There will be consideration of technological aspects and their role in the social...more
Duration: 6 weeks
Do you find yourself asking questions like ‘How did things get to be this way?’, ‘What exactly happened during the World Wars?’ ‘What were their motivations?’ If you’re constantly questioning the past and...
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