History

History courses at Aspire Sussex are designed to be engaging and informative. If you are interested in people, culture and history, we offer a range of courses from the most popular to the completely unique.


Health and Medicine in the Roman World

This course can be booked online.

20/04/2018

Horsham

£52.50

11:00 - 13:00

Friday

2 hours x 5 sessions

The aim of this course is to discover how people in the Roman world dealt with issues of health. We’ll look at topics such as diseases and treatments, doctors and surgeons (including medical instruments in use at the time), religion and health. We’ll examine evidence from across the Roman Empire, with a particular focus on Roman Britain.
We’ll look at topics such as diseases and treatments, doctors and surgeons (including medical instruments in use at the time), religion and health. We’ll examine evidence from across the Roman Empire, with a particular focus on Roman Britain.
The aim of this course is to discover how people in the Roman world dealt with issues of health.
We’ll look at topics such as diseases and treatments, doctors and surgeons (including medical instruments in use at the time), religion and health. We’ll examine evidence from across the Roman Empire, with a particular focus on Roman Britain.

The Mid-late Roman Empire

12/01/2018

Horsham

£105.00

11:30 - 13:30

Friday

2 hours x 10 sessions

The aim of this course is to explore some key themes of Roman history, examining the period from the end of the 1st Century AD to the Sack of Rome in AD 410.
The course will look at the five ‘good’ Emperors at the beginning of the period, the crisis of the 3rd Century, the reforms of Diocletian, Constantine and Christianity, religious conflict, East/West divide and the ‘fall’ in AD 410.