Explain the legitimacy and legacy of the Tudor dynasty in British history
Engage with the social and political history of the Tudor era
Evaluate the significance of the Tudor dynasty in British history
Interpret the cultural artifacts, artwork, literature, and heritage sites of the Tudor era
From magnificence and martyrs to weddings and war, the Tudor period was one of the most eventful in British history. The reigns of the five (or was it six?) monarchs during the late fifteenth to seventeenth century has enthralled historians, students and television and film producers alike.
On this course you will compare the rule of the Tudor monarchs and examine the significant political, religious and cultural changes of the period. You will be taught by renowned scholars on Tudor England from the University of Roehampton who will reveal how this era has shaped modern-day British politics.
Overview of British history from 1485 and 1603
Introduction to the Tudor monarchy
Overview of political dynasties in Tudor England
Explore aspects of social history from 1485 and 1603
Introduction to the legacy of the Tudor dynasty
This course is for anyone with a general interest in the British monarchy, heritage and history. This includes students studying the Tudors in English, drama or history courses.