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

  • Athenian Democracy in the Classical Age
  • Cicero: Politics and Thought in the Late Republic
  • Politics, Society, and Culture from Nero to Hadrian
  • Sexuality and Gender in Greece and Rome


Tutorials from English Language and Literature

  • The Archaeology of Anglo-Saxon England


Tutorials from History

  • A Comparative History of the First World War, 1914–20
  • Anglo-Saxon Archaeology of the Early Christian Period, 600–c.750
  • Approaches to History
  • British Economic History since 1870
  • British Society in the Twentieth Century
  • Culture, Politics, and Identity in Cold War Europe, 1945–68
  • Historiography: Tacitus to Weber
  • Imperialism and Nationalism, 1830-1980
  • Literature and Politics in Early Modern England
  • Medicine, Empire, and Improvement, 1720–1820
  • Nationalism, Politics and Culture in Ireland, c.1870–1921
  • Political Theory and Social Science c.1780–1920
  • Revolution and Empire in France, 1789–1815
  • The Authority of Nature: Race, Heredity, and Crime, 1800–1940
  • The Science of Society, 1650–1800
  • Theories of the State
  • Theories of War and Peace in Europe, 1890–1914


Tutorials from History of Art

  • Anglo-Saxon Archaeology of the Early Christian Period, 600–c.750
  • European Cinema (knowledge of relevant modern languages required)
  • Greek Art and Archaeology, c.500–300 BC


Tutorials from Modern Languages

  • Brazilian Cinema
  • Modern Italian Literature (from 1750 to the Present) and Cinema


Tutorials from Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Religion
  • Philosophy of Science and Philosophy of Psychology and Neuroscience
  • Philosophy of Science and Social Science
  • Plato, Republic
  • Theory of Politics


Tutorials from Psychology

  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Developmental Questions in Science and Religion
  • Individual Differences
  • Language and Cognition
  • Learning and Memory
  • Perception
  • Memory, Attention, and Information Processing
  • Philosophy of science and philosophy of psychology and neuroscience
  • Psychological Approaches to Literature
  • Psychological Disorders
  • Psychology of Religion
  • Social Psychology


Tutorials from Theology

  • Archaeology in relation to the Old Testament
  • Psychology of Religion
  • The Sociology of Religion



  • Classics
  • English language and literature
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Theology