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Sorry, this course is not currently available on the website. The usual reason for this to happen is that the course is either no longer running or has already run. If you believe this to be incorrect please contact us using our enquiry form.

Below are a selection of courses that we are running, based on the subject of the course you were looking for:

  • Foundation Certificate in English Literature
    The two year part-time Foundation Certificate is equivalent to year one of a three-year degree course. Participants who complete the course can apply for entry to year two of the University of Oxford Honours degree in English Literature.
  • Smithsonian Seminar 2016
    The Oxford University Department for Continuing Education has arranged a summer seminar to be held at Merton College, Oxford, in collaboration with Smithsonian Journeys.
  • The Modern American Novel: An Introduction (Online)
    Some of the most wonderful fiction in English is by American writers. In this course we shall study five key novels of the twentieth century  by Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Silko, Morrison and Roth.
  • Trollope, Eliot, Dickens and Hardy: Reading Victorian Fiction (Online)
    Madness, hilarity, doubt and devotion are just some of the many aspects of life explored in the huge wealth of Victorian fiction. This course makes the great creative energy present in 19th-century writers accessible through reading a mixture of novels.
  • English Poetry of the First World War (Online)
    Some of the most powerful and moving English poetry of the modern period was written during or about the First World War. This course examines the context of that poetry by exploring the life and writing of 3 major war poets, Owen, Rosenberg and Sassoon.

Alternatively you can perform a keyword search on all our courses using the 'Find courses' box on this page.

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