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August 30, 2016

Harry Potter Studios Day Trip

Written by Kezia Fender, Assistant Course Director at St Benet’s Hall As the curtain rolled up to reveal the carved doors to the Great Hall, ….

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August 30, 2016

Formal Hall & Graduation

Oxford is a place brimming with tradition. Some of these traditions are stranger than others. For example, you won’t find many places where students are ….

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May 30, 2016

Meet our Creative Writing tutor: Dr Kieron Winn

Seminar One of our most inspiring tutors at Oxford Summer Courses is our Creative Writing tutor, Dr Kieron Winn. Kieron can often be seen during ….

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April 30, 2016

Literary Oxford – a glimpse outside the traditional tour

People all over the world associate Oxford with the literary giants and their books, Lewis Carroll’s, Alice in Wonderland, J.R.R Tolkien’s, The Lord of the ….

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February 01, 2016

The Oxford Tutorial

Oxford is world-famous for its distinctive style of teaching: the tutorial. Rather than teaching students in large groups, the tutorial system provides students with a ….

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October 30, 2015

10 of the Best Things to Do in Oxford

While there is a world of sightseeing to do outside Oxford, whether it be Blenheim, Windsor or London, and Oxford Summer Courses visits them all, ….

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photo (c) John Cairns

October 30, 2015

A Day in the Life of an Oxford Summer Courses Student

During the week, though, days are structured around seminar and tutorial teaching, with smaller trips and fun group activities in the mornings and evenings. For ….

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August 30, 2015

Rugby: invented by an Oxford man…

The pubs of Oxford were filled with cheers last night as England stormed to a 35-11 victory against Fiji in the first match of the ….

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August 30, 2015

Weekends at Oxford Summer Courses

A Saturday at Oxford Summer Courses is usually spent on a delightful day out at Blenheim Palace  – a beautiful Baroque estate in the Oxfordshire ….

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