Edinburgh Summer School 2023

Pre-university: Humanities

**Please note this course is now full**
Are you thinking of studying Humanities at university? 

Located in the historic city of Edinburgh, students will embark on a scholarly adventure through a range of disciplines including literature, philosophy, history and art history. Students on this course will develop their academic skills and gain a fascinating insight into studying Humanities at university level. Using a range of modern and contemporary texts and artworks from Scotland, students will be introduced to relevant concepts and perspectives used in the study of the Humanities. 


Key information


Subject Humanities
Teaching fellow Dr John Gordon
Credit bearing No

Students must be in penultimate year of high school and aged 16-18​​​

Language requirements Applicants should meet the minimum English language requirements in order to fully benefit from, and engage with, Summer School courses. Your English language ability must be equivalent to, or above, 6.5 IELTS overall with 5.5 in each component.
Dates 03 July-14 July 2023
Length 2 weeks
Contact hours


Course fee £3995
Application deadline 17 May 2023 (17:00 - BST)






Pre-university: Humanities

Subject area: Humanities - please note this course is now full