Expressions of Interest are sought for a this Course:
Mondays 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm
9 November – 30 November 2020
Margaret Christie Studio
The outline for the course is:
The causes of war, the social and cultural foundations, military doctrine on each side, the logistics, leadership, technology, strategy, and tactics used, and how these changed over time. The details of battles, equipment, personalities and personal experiences are included. Also, moral issues such as the Just War Theory which discusses the moral dimensions of warfare, and how to better limit the destructive reality caused by war and seeks to establish a doctrine of military ethics.
The scope will be:
Military History worldwide and the time frame from the ancient to the modern. I.e. from the Trojan War to the Afghan war.
November 2020 Topics:
9-Nov-20 Jerry McBrien The fall of France
16-Nov-20 Win Fowles Military Hits and Misses
23-Nov-20 David Manning Napoleon’s Russian Campaign of 1812
30-Nov-20 Cecily Fearnley Brisbane at War
If you are interested record your interest with Reception when you are next at U3A.
Numbers are limited so get in early.