Uncover archaeology and explore important events from ancient to modern times with online history courses from leading universities and cultural institutions.
Our online history courses can help you uncover ancient archaeology, or explore important events from across human history.
Courses 27 Courses
Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.
University of Leicester
England in the Time of King Richard III
Explore 15th century England through archaeology, history and literature. Learn more about Richard III’s discovery and reburial.
Royal Holloway, University of London
Peterloo to the Pankhursts: Radicalism and Reform in the 19th Century
Discover the history of protest, parliament and citizens’ rights.
University of Glasgow
The Scottish Highland Clans: Origins, Decline and Transformation
Explore fascinating Scottish history by learning about the Highland clans and how clanship has changed across hundreds of years.
University of Exeter
Many Faces: Understanding the Complexities of Chinese Culture
Develop a clearer understanding of modern China by exploring the role of art, literature and the 'noble hero' in Chinese culture.
University of Leeds
WW1 Heroism: Through Art and Film
Discover just some of the ways that heroism and the First World War is portrayed through art and film.
Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI)
Mario Botta: To Be an Architect
Find out what it means to be an architect in a meeting with Mario Botta.
The British Film Institute (BFI)
The Living Picture Craze: An Introduction to Victorian Film
Film takes a starring role in this course exploring the emergence of a new medium that was set to capture the world's imagination
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