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 22 Courses
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An Introduction to Japanese Subcultures
Explore Japanese subcultures and learn about their history from the 1970s to today.
National Maritime Museum
Confronting Captain Cook: Memorialisation in museums and public spaces
Explore the importance and far-reaching effects of the voyages of Captain Cook, and delve into the modern controversy around him.
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.
Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier
Explore the archaeology of the most heavily fortified frontier in the Roman Empire, its people and their lives.
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.
University of Groningen
The Scientific Revolution: Understanding the Roots of Modern Science
Learn about the seventeenth-century Scientific Revolution and its role in shaping the modern Western world.
Archaeology and the Battle of Dunbar 1650: From the Scottish Battlefield to the New World
Discover how science, history and archaeology unlocked the stories of the soldiers from the Battle of Dunbar 1650.
Degrees 1 Degree
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