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

Country Houses

  • Short courses
  • Sun 02 Jul 2017 to 08 Jul 2017

Colleges of Oxford

  • Short courses
  • Sun 09 Jul 2017 to 15 Jul 2017

Chivalry Rediscovered: The Modern British Castle 1770-1920

  • Short courses
  • Sat 22 Jul 2017 to 29 Jul 2017

Medieval Architectural Style

  • Short courses
  • Sat 29 Jul 2017 to 05 Aug 2017

Learning to Look at Western Architecture (Online)

  • Short courses
  • Wed 20 Sep 2017 to 01 Dec 2017