SOAS University of London

Department of the History of Art and Archaeology, School of Arts

Specialist Art Short Courses

Forthcoming Specialist Art Short Courses

Dates Course
28 - 31 May 2019 A Century of Collecting Chinese Ceramics in Britain
8 - 11 July 2019 The Arts of Christianity: East Africa to East Asia
13 July 2019 A Secret Beauty: Study Day on Japanese Lacquer
4 - 7 November 2019 From Great Kings to Shahs: Past & Present in the Iranian World 
(Optional Study Trip to Iran in May 2020)
10 - 13 February 2020 Art of the Book: Persian & Indian Painting
(Optional Study Trip to India in Feb 2021)
26 - 29 May 2020 Islamic Spain: Treasures of Al-Andalus
(Optional Study Trip to Spain in Oct 2020)
29 June - 2 July 2020 The Golden Road to Samarqand

New for 2020: We are now running scholar led study trips to bring alive some of our short courses. These trips will be open to those attending the relevant course.

Full Time Modules

Dates Course
23 April to 14 July 2019 Islamic Art Module
23 April to 14 July 2019 Southeast Asian Art Module
30 September to 18 December 2019 Indian Art Module (runs annually)
6 January to 29 March 2020 Chinese Art Module (runs annually)
20 April to 12 July 2020 Buddhist Art Module
20 April to 12 July 2020 Japanese & Korean Art Module

Prospectus

Asian Art Diploma prospectus (pdf; 1104kb)  

Contact us

Email: asianart@soas.ac.uk

Phone: +44(0)20 7898 4445/4451