Essential information

Key stage: 
Post-16
School subject: 
Business studies, History
Location: 
National Maritime Museum
Session times: 
Wednesdays at 10.30-3.00
Session price: 
Free

Examine key leadership themes through the story of Horatio Nelson, in a study day aimed at A-level, Applied A-level Business Studies students.

This dynamic interactive study day will focus students on the compelling story of Horatio Nelson, a superb and complex leader. Through his story, students will examine some of the key themes of leadership and pose their own questions for modern leaders.

The study day includes film, group activities, a workshop, a digital gallery activity, an immersive filmic experience of decision-making in a crisis, a Q&A session with a modern business leader and free pre- and post-visit classroom resources.

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Booking a session

Sessions cannot be booked online, this is always done via an email or phone enquiry in the first instance.

To book a visit telephone 020 8312 6608 or e-mail bookings@rmg.co.uk

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Pre-visit preparation and information

During the course of the day students will participate in a range of activities that will enable them to examine the key themes of leadership. All programmes are supported by free pre and post-visit classroom resources.

Resources and links

Leading Lives teacher resources