Architectural history

Short courses

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.

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Courses and workshops in the historic environment

Expert tuition for professionals whose work involves fieldwork, planning, management, curation and research, and also for members of the public with a keen interest in archaeology and historic buildings.

Learn more about our historic environment programme

Award programmes


Upcoming courses

  • Short courses
  • Wed 29 Apr 2020 – 10 Jul 2020
  • Short courses
  • Wed 06 May 2020 – 17 Jul 2020
  • Short courses
  • Mon 11 May 2020 – 24 Jul 2020
  • Short courses, Professional development
  • Sat 18 Jul 2020 – 25 Jul 2020
  • Short courses
  • Wed 16 Sep 2020 – 17 Sep 2020
  • 9.00am - 5.00pm both days