Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

History - Making Waves: The Development of Brighton - a Unique Resort, Short course

We study Brighton’s history, discussing possible explanations for its rise in popularity, fame, infamy, and unique development; considering why a poor fishing town should have developed into something more than just a seaside resort.

Key information

Course code: COM451 Course type: International, Part-time leisure Duration: Months Start date: 16 January 2018 Timetable:Tuesdays 7.00pm - 9.00pm Course location: Brighton Metropolitan College, Central Campus Course fees: a. £115 b. £81 £36

Course aims and areas

We focus on aspects that have made Brighton an unusual resort, including its ‘racy’ image and interwar razor gangs. Other topics include poverty and slum housing and how rapid expansion causes problems as well as prosperity.

Illustrated with maps, PowerPoint, 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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