History KS3: The Birth of Empire - The East India Company
A collection of short films following the footsteps of the company that revolutionised the British lifestyle and laid the foundations of today's global trading systems.
The films explore six areas:
- Conflict and Mutiny
- Customs and Culture
- Greed and Famine
- Merchants and Rulers
- The Rise of a Trading Colossus
- The Seven Years War
These clips are taken from the BBC World News documentary, The East India Company - It's Rise and Fall
Suitable for teaching KS3 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and Third / Fourth Level in Scotland.