Uncover archaeology and explore important events from ancient to modern times with online history courses from leading universities and cultural institutions.
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University of Reading
Archaeology: from Dig to Lab and Beyond
Get an introduction to studying archaeology, exploring exciting discoveries in the Vale of Pewsey, near to Stonehenge and Avebury.
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.
King's College London
Inside Opera: Why Does It Matter?
Discover the hidden world of opera, find out how it works and debate whether it’s still relevant today.
Dublin City University
Irish 201: An Introduction to Irish Language and Culture
Learn about the rich culture found in the Irish language while developing your spoken, reading, listening and writing skills.
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
A History of Public Health in Post-War Britain
Understand where public health has come from, why it looks the way it does today and where it might go next.
An Introduction to Japanese Subcultures
Explore Japanese subcultures and learn about their history from the 1970s to today.
The University of Edinburgh
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites
Explore the story of Prince Charles Edward Stuart and the Jacobites using iconic objects from National Museums Scotland.