Short courses


Develop your creative skills in a truly inspirational setting

Taking a practical and hands-on approach to Art and Design, Portfolio Preparation and Publishing, our programme features many courses to develop your creative skills. Open to all over the ages of 16, course participants enjoy access to the School of Arts' leading-edge facilities at the Richard Hamilton Building.

Our short courses are perfect for building your portfolio and kick-starting exciting new directions for your creative practice. As well as bringing together local artists and aspiring amateurs, our short courses attract visitors from all around the UK.

Whether you are visiting for a week or a day, there is nowhere like Oxford to ignite your creativity. Short courses at Oxford Brookes let you experience the lively, cosmopolitan life of one of the world’s great student cities.


School of Arts

Oxford Brookes University
Richard Hamilton Building
Headington Campus
Oxford, OX3 0BP

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 484995


Book and make payments to attend short courses via the Online Shop