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Welcome to Holocaust Studies at ICE, a new venture led by ICE academic Dr Gilly Carr, who is a member of the UK delegation of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA).

ICE’s programme in Holocaust Studies is focused on the connections between Britain and the Holocaust by taking an approach that examines the involvement of Britain before, during and after the Second World War.

Part-time qualifications in Holocaust Studies

Postgraduate Certificate in Britain and the Holocaust - Now open for applications!
Apply by 31 May 2019

This new Postgraduate Certificate is the only course of its type in the country. Taught in a series of three-day teaching blocks over three termly units, the course explores the multiple ways in which the rise of Nazism and the Holocaust touched Britain, both before, during and long after WWII. The course is aimed at teachers, politicians, community leaders, Holocaust Memorial Day committee members, and the general public.

Online courses in Holocaust Studies

In 2019 we will be running two linked online modules. Each course lasts for seven weeks and is taught entirely online, meaning you can study from anywhere in the world. Click on the links below to find out more and book your place:

The Holocaust, Nazi persecution and the Channel Islands
25 February 2019 to 14 April 2019

The legacy of the Holocaust in Britain since 1945
27 May 2019 to 14 July 2019

Watch Dr Gilly Carr introduce the Nazi persecution in the Channel Islands course below.

Who are these courses suitable for?

  • Teachers who wish to supplement their knowledge in the classroom
  • Politicians who wish to further their understanding of Britain's link to the Holocaust
  • Community leaders and members of Holocaust Memorial Day committees across the UK
  • Students who wish to supplement their learning before or during University
  • Anyone who wishes to learn more about Britain and the Holocaust