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Learn more about castles

What is a real castle? Where do real castles exist? What was ther purpose?

These and other questions are answered in Lise's online course, "Exploring Medieval Castles". Suitable for students, writers, travellers, and castle enthusiasts from ages 14 and up.

goodrich castle

Goodrich Castle, Herefordshire, England
Exploring Medieval Castles

Lise Hull teaches an online course called "Exploring Medieval Castles". This six-week course takes participants on a trip to many of Britainís greatest and most significant medieval castles. Students will trace the development of castles and their role in medieval society, their impact on the landscape, and also the role they have in the heritage of modern Britain. Participants will then explore castle developments in Continental Europe and the Holy Land.

Text and images © 2005-2006 Lise E. Hull