For this thematic concentration select one primary tutorial, one secondary tutorial, and one integrative seminar (normally from the discipline of your primary tutorial).  These courses are in addition to the British landscape course for which you choose case studies appropriate to your thematic concentration when in Oxford.

More information on each tutorial is available by downloading the tutorial descriptions for each subject.


Tutorials from Classics

  • Medieval and Renaissance Latin Hexameter Poetry


Tutorials from English Language and Literature

  • English Literature, 1509–1642
  • Literature in English, 1100–1530
  • Literature in English, 600–1100
  • Shakespeare
  • Special Authors: Medieval and Renaissance Romance


Tutorials from History

  • Court Culture and Art in Early Modern Europe
  • Culture and Society in Early Renaissance Italy, 1290–1348
  • English Society in the Seventeenth Century
  • Flanders and Italy in the Quattrocento, 1420–80
  • General History IX (1600–1715)
  • General History VII (1409–1525)
  • General History VIII (1500–1618)
  • History of the British Isles III: 1330–1550
  • History of the British Isles IV: 1500–1700
  • Literature and Politics in Early Modern England
  • Nobility and Gentry in England, 1560–1660
  • Scholasticism and Humanism
  • Society and Government in France, 1610–1715
  • The Wars of the Roses, 1450–1500
  • Witch-Craft and Witch-Hunting in Early Modern Europe
  • Women, Gender, and Print Culture in Reformation England, c.1530–1640


Tutorials from History of Art

  • Court Culture and Art, 1580–1700
  • Culture and Society in Early Renaissance Italy, 1290–1348
  • Flanders and Italy in the Quattrocento, 1420–80
  • Northern European Portraiture, 1400–1800


Tutorials from Modern Languages

  • Dante’s Commedia
  • Early Modern German Culture , 1450–1730: Texts, Contexts and Issues
  • Early Prescribed Italian Authors
  • Early Russian Texts Prescribed for Study as Examples of Literature
  • French Literature, 1530–800
  • Portuguese Drama in the Sixteenth Century
  • Portuguese Literature to 1540
  • Portuguese Literature, 1500–1697
  • Portuguese Renaissance Prescribed Authors
  • Renaissance Italian Literature, 1430–1635
  • Russian Literature to 1660
  • Russian Literature, 1660–1830


Tutorials from Musicology

  • Topics in Music History before 1750


Tutorials from Theology

  • Christian Liturgy
  • History and Theology in Western Christianity, 1500–1619



  • English language and literature
  • History
  • Theology