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  • History how-to videos: Books and bibles Creative commons image Icon wikijim99 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • History how-to videos: Books and bibles

    History how-to videos: Books and bibles Creative commons image Icon wikijim99 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    What does the information in the front of books tell us about where they come from?
  • History How-to videos: Paper and ink Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Andrys
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • History How-to videos: Paper and ink

    History How-to videos: Paper and ink Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Andrys
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    The paper and ink in a letter can reveal as much as the words themselves.
  • History How-to videos: Metal detection Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: JamesQube
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • History How-to videos: Metal detection

    History How-to videos: Metal detection Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: JamesQube
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    What are the attractions of metal detection to the historian?
  • History How-to videos: Crash sites Creative commons image Icon Elliott Simpson under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    History How-to videos: Crash sites

    By Neil Oliver

    The sites of Second World War plane crashes aren't just of historical interest - they may also be graveyards or bomb...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • History How-to videos: Crash sites

    History How-to videos: Crash sites Creative commons image Icon Elliott Simpson under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    The sites of Second World War plane crashes aren't just of historical interest - they may also be graveyards or bomb sites. How should you approach them?
  • The Story Of Maths Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Story Of Maths

    Marcus DuSautoy explores the long, surprising history of humankind's relationship with numbers.

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    TV Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Jan 2018

  • The Story Of Maths

    The Story Of Maths Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 29 Jan 2018
    Marcus DuSautoy explores the long, surprising history of humankind's relationship with numbers.
  • Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.

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    TV Programme

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Jan 2018

  • Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Jan 2018
    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.
  • Christmas at war: 1918 - At peace, but not at home Creative commons image Icon Bundesarchiv, Bild 146-2008-0314 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    Christmas at war: 1918 - At peace, but not at home

    The war may have ended in November, but some men who had been captured were still facing a Christmas in the...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • Christmas at war: 1918 - At peace, but not at home

    Christmas at war: 1918 - At peace, but not at home Creative commons image Icon Bundesarchiv, Bild 146-2008-0314 / CC-BY-SA 3.0 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    The war may have ended in November, but some men who had been captured were still facing a Christmas in the prison camps.
  • Christmas at war: 1916 - Festivities at the front Creative commons image Icon Collections Bibliothèque de Documentation Internationale Contemporaine under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Christmas at war: 1916 - Festivities at the front

    Percival Philips scours France for good cheer - but it's hard to ignore the plight of those bombed out of their homes.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Dec 2017

  • Christmas at war: 1916 - Festivities at the front

    Christmas at war: 1916 - Festivities at the front Creative commons image Icon Collections Bibliothèque de Documentation Internationale Contemporaine under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Dec 2017
    Percival Philips scours France for good cheer - but it's hard to ignore the plight of those bombed out of their homes.
  • Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred Creative commons image Icon Aussie~mobs under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred

    The Financial Times struggles to see a brighter future, but hopes that at least city traders will no longer be seen...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Dec 2017

  • Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred

    Christmas at war: 1915 - A wish deferred Creative commons image Icon Aussie~mobs under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Dec 2017
    The Financial Times struggles to see a brighter future, but hopes that at least city traders will no longer be seen as driven purely by greed.
  • The Silver Bridge Disaster: Eyebars in suspension Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    The Silver Bridge Disaster: Eyebars in suspension

    By The Forensic Engineering team

    The 1967 collapse of the Silver Bridge was a human tragedy - 46 people died - and an engineering mystery: why did a...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Dec 2017

  • The Silver Bridge Disaster: Eyebars in suspension

    The Silver Bridge Disaster: Eyebars in suspension Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Dec 2017
    The 1967 collapse of the Silver Bridge was a human tragedy - 46 people died - and an engineering mystery: why did a bridge built to last a century not make...

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    Analytic number theory I

    Analytic number theory I Creative commons image Icon Sam I Are under CC-BY-NC-SA under Creative-Commons license
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 16 Aug 2018
    Number theory has its roots in ancient history but particularly since the...

    MA History part 2

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 01 Feb 2018
    MA History part 2is primarily focused on the planning and writing of a...

    The making of Welsh history

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This module explores themes that have shaped the British Isles, from medieval...

    MA Music part 2

    Advanced level Duration 1200 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    This module is the second part of the MA in Music. You will explore three main...

    MA Art History part 1

    MA Art History part 1 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Getty
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    The purpose of this module is to build on your existing knowledge of art history...

    International development: making sense of a changing world

    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 16 Apr 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    In this interdisciplinary module you'll cover key areas of international...
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