Sovereign Education are a respected and established provider of A level and GCSE Study Days with 30 years’ experience of helping students and teachers to improve examination performance.
This Study Day will focus on continuity and change, cause and consequence, and is suitable for teachers and students using a range of exam boards and specifications. Leading historians will explore key themes and events in the reigns of ‘the wisest fool in Christendom’, James I, and the only English king ever to have been executed for treason, Charles I. They will also investigate the world turned upside down during the Civil War. Join us for expert guidance on this tumultuous period of history.
|11.00am||A Troubled Inheritance - How far were the financial problems faced by James I of his own making?|
|12.00pm||A Father to his Country? - How successful was Charles I's personal rule, 1629-1640?|
|1.45pm||Intransigence and Interference, 1645-1649 - To what extent was the king responsible for the failure to find a settlement to the Civil War?|
|2.45pm||Radicals and Republicans - How far were religious divisions the cause of political instability for the republican governments, 1649-1660?|