London, United Kingdom

Murder, Media and Morality in Victorian London

when 6 July 2024 - 27 July 2024
language English
duration 3 weeks
credits 20 EC

Level 4

The module explores the Ripper murders, social history of the East End, London in the late Victorian era, the representation of the killings in the media, in film and literature, the historiography of the Ripper murders.

Site visits: students will visit the Museum of London, Tate Britain, The Royal London Hospital, The Metropolitan Police Heritage Centre, Sir John Soane’s Museum, The Bishopsgate Institute, the Museum of London Docklands. The students will also go on a walking tour to ‘map’ the Ripper murders and get to grips with the geography of the East End.

Note: these visits are subject to change.

Credits info

20 EC
UK credits

Fee info

GBP 0: tuition only. Housing and Social Programme are separate and optional.

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