Short Courses

Art History

Art History Short Courses.

Art History courses

We will be offering some in-person courses, as well as a selection of online courses too.

Courses marked as (Credit) are open to everyone. As a credit student, you will matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. For more information, please visit the Studying for Credit pages.


Term 2 (January to March 2024)

In-person courses


Introduction to Art History


COL at National Galleries of Scotland: Masterpieces


Fifteenth-Century Netherlandish Art II: The Age of Hans Memling


Christian Art: The First Millennium


Discovering French Arts at National Galleries of Scotland 2


Themes at the National Galleries of Scotland: Love


Discovering the National Collections: Jewellery from Antiquity to Present Day


Interested in more options?

Visit our History Short Courses here

View our Philosophy Short Courses here


Important Information

For enquiries about the content of the courses in this subject area, please contact Course Organiser, Dr Sally Crumplin by email:

For all general enquiries, please contact us by email