Explore your curiosity

Part-time courses for adult learners with Oxford University

Archaeology, ancient history and anthropology encompass the study of humanity from our origins to the present. The department has a strong offering of part-time learning opportunities in these subjects, offering students the chance for progression from a short course through to a part-time graduate degree programme.

> Short courses

> Undergraduate and postgraduate programmes

Gain credit from short courses

Many of our short courses, including online courses, weekly classes and some summer schools, can be studied for credit which means they can count towards a recognised qualification, such as our Undergraduate Certificate of Higher Education.

Historic environment

New online courses

Our new programme of short online courses and workshops in the historic environment offer expert tuition for professionals and members of the public with a keen interest in archaeology and historic buildings. 

> Courses and workshops in the historic environment

Upcoming courses

  • Short courses, Virtual classroom
  • Thu 13 May 2021 – 22 Jul 2021
  • 4:00 – 5:00pm
  • Short courses, Professional development
  • Thu 27 May 2021
  • 9.45am-12noon
  • Short courses
  • Mon 14 Jun 2021 – 27 Aug 2021
  • Short courses, Professional development
  • Tue 29 Jun 2021 – 30 Jun 2021
  • 9.30am-1.00pm
  • Short courses
  • Sat 17 Jul 2021 – 24 Jul 2021