Architectural history


Short courses for the public

Learn to ‘read’ architecture in a critically informed way, and to recognize and differentiate between major architectural styles. Introductory courses are augmented by those that focus on important architectural movements and practitioners, and the architecture of the city of Oxford and the local region. Many of our courses can be studied for credit which means they can count towards a recognised qualification. Many of our courses can be studied for credit.

Upcoming courses

Rococo to Regency

  • Short courses
  • Thu 26 Apr 2018 to Thu 21 Jun 2018
  • 2:00-4:15pm 10 meetings

English Architecture 1690-1750: To Be or Not To Be Palladian

  • Short courses
  • Fri 11 May 2018 to 13 May 2018
  • 8.00pm Friday - 1.00pm Sunday

Delivering Public Benefit through Archaeology

  • Short courses, Professional development
  • Fri 08 Jun 2018
  • 9:00am-4:45pm

Photographing Historic Buildings

  • Short courses
  • Wed 19 Sep 2018 to 20 Sep 2018
  • 9:00am-5:00pm

Western Architecture: The Modern Era (Online)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 19 Sep 2018 to 30 Nov 2018