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Key takeaways
Why did Hitler want to unite with Austria?
What were the events leading to Anschluss?
What did this mean for Hitler’s foreign policy aims?
Alice SolomonsHost: Alice read History at Lancaster University and is now Director of History. She has been teaching History for the past 6 years. She also is a Specialist Leader of Education in History and an AQA examiner. Alice's aim is simply to inspire her students to love History as much as she does!

Anschluss means union with Austria. Hitler attempted to achieve Anschluss before in 1934 but was unsuccessful. In this class, students will gain a better understanding of why Hitler wanted to unite with Austria as well as the events leading to Anschluss. Students will also learn about what this meant for Hitler's foreign policy aims. This class is perfect for students in Years 10 and 11 who want to feel confident going into their GCSE!

Keep learning with these classes: The Yalta ConferenceThe Impact of the Great DepressionEvents in 1933-1935

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10 and 11.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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