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

Western Architecture: The Modern Era (Online)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 18 Sep 2019 to 29 Nov 2019

A Cultural History of English Furniture, 1400-1850

  • Short courses
  • Mon 30 Sep 2019 to Mon 02 Dec 2019
  • 2:00-4:00pm 10 meetings

Victorian and Edwardian Architecture: In Search of a Style

  • Short courses
  • Tue 01 Oct 2019 to Tue 10 Dec 2019
  • 2:00-4:00pm 10 meetings

English Stained Glass - Canterbury Cathedral to York Minster

  • Short courses
  • Wed 02 Oct 2019 to Wed 20 Nov 2019
  • 2:00-4:00pm 8 meetings