Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

History - Eighteenth-Century England from Anne to George II (1702-1760), Short course

We will study the morals, manners, fashions and foibles of the period.

Key information

Course code: COM265 Course type: International, Part-time leisure Duration: Weeks Start date: 15 January 2018 Timetable:Mondays 1.30pm - 3.30pm Course location: Brighton Metropolitan College, Central Campus Course fees: a. £115 b. £81 c. £41

Course aims and areas

We will study the morals, manners, fashions and foibles of the period. As well as contrasting culture, industry, the Enlightenment and literature, with a world of gambling, vice, drunkenness, thieves and rascals - of all classes. We discuss innovations and changes leading up to modernisation including: advances in agriculture; new styles of architecture; gardens, grounds and public buildings; and social and domestic life. A fascinating period which includes the beginning of flight and computers.

Illustrated with PowerPoint, books, prints, paintings and texts.

Why the MET?

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.

Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Brighton MET is the location of our Central Campus. Right in the heart of Brighton’s world-famous North Laine, the College is within walking distance of all the city’s main amenities – the award-winning city library, the independent shops and eateries, and the beach.


Entry Requirements

If there are any applicable entry requirements, these will be listed in the key information section above.

Course Costs

International fees can vary depending on the course you choose and how long you are studying for.

For full information about our international fees, please see our International fees guide.

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