Short Courses

History

History Short Courses.

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

 

History of Migration

 

Introduction to Scottish Social History

 

Scotland and Slavery

 

The Geomythography of Scotland

 

Scottish Handwriting 2: 1500-1700

 

A History of Edinburgh from Earliest Times to 1914

 

Machiavelli and Politics, Culture and Society in Renaissance Italy

 

Victorian Scotland

 

The Company that Broke a Nation: Scotland and the Darien Scheme

 

Also interested in Archaeology?

 

Introduction to Ancient Egypt: Myths, Monarchs and Monuments

 

Introduction to Archaeology: Digging Deeper

 

Interested in more options?

View our Art History 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: hist.ahist.arch.col@ed.ac.uk.

For all general enquiries, please contact us by email COL@ed.ac.uk.