How the Normans changed religion in England

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Key takeaways
A description of the reforms William carried out to the Church.
An explanation of why William felt these reforms were necessary in the first place.
An analysis of the complex relationship between the Pope and the Norman Kings.
Alex Richardson Host: Alex is a History teacher at Warlingham School, with an MRes in History from Goldsmiths University. His specialist areas are the German Revolution of 1918, the Cold War, and the history of the early Soviet Union.

Normans changed so many aspects of life in England...tune in to find out more! This class will follow on from the previous lessons on the importance of religion in the Norman period, and move towards looking at how the Normans altered the Christian faith in England. Students will examine the various flaws and corruptions William believed existed in the English church, and consider the reforms he brought about to change them. 

This is a great class for anyone currently covering the topic but also for students who have an interest in the subject or want to get ahead with a firm background understanding allowing them to excel in exams and teacher assessments. 

Related Classes: How did the Normans balance power between the Church & the Crown?How did the Normans change Education?How religious were people in Norman times?

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for History students in Years 10-11 or S4-S5.

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.
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