A Typical Daily Schedule 

 

Provided below is the schedule for a typical weekday at one of our short-term academic programmes:

 

Morning:

- Breakfast (8:00AM – 9:00AM)

- Lectures/Seminars (9:00AM – 11:00AM)

- Workshops or/and Tutorials (11:00AM – 12:00 Noon)

 

Afternoon:

- Lunch (12:30PM – 13:30PM)

- Interdisciplinary Public Lectures (13:30PM – 15:30PM)

 

Extracurricular/Optional Activities:

- Optional Activities (Sports/Movie/Visit to a Museum/A Local Play or Concert/Optional Public Lectures) (15:30PM – 18:00PM)

- Dinner (18:00PM – 19:00PM)

 

Evening:

- Optional Activities (Sports/Movie/ A Local Play or Concert) (19:00PM – 20:30PM)

 

* As part of the programme, daily activities and evening events are organised by our Orientation Team Leaders. During the afternoon, students have the opportunity to visit many of Oxford's most famous colleges and explore the fascinating museums, galleries and gardens the city has to offer.

 

There will also be scheduled field study trips planned for the weekend to attractions such as the MINI Cooper Plant, the British Museum or the Houses of Parliament in London.

 

Below is a typical timetable for a 1-week programme. The exact times, days and nature of some activities may vary.

Oxford Study Abroad Programme

Timetable Example (Week One)

Course: Culture, Art and Society

Week 1

DAY 1

DAY 2

DAY 3

DAY 4

DAY 5

DAY 6

DAY 7

8:00-9:00

Breakfast

Arrival and Registration

Briefing

Orientation, Cultural Activities and Dinner

 

 

 

 

 

Breakfast

Breakfast

Breakfast

Breakfast

Breakfast

Breakfast

9:00-11:00

Lectures and Seminars

Lecture: Cities, Capitalism and Neoliberal Regimes

Lecture: Globalisation and Future Government

Lecture: Impressionism

Lecture: American Dream

Study Visit (1): BMW Mini Cooper Plant & Fairmile Vineyard

Free Day on the Weekend

11:00-12:00

Workshops

Workshop on Social Science Research Methods

Workshop on Social Science Research Methods

Field Study in Ashmolean Museum

Visit to A Local Charity: Makespace Oxford

12:30-13:30

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

13:30-15:30

Interdisciplinary Public Lectures

Sustainable Urban Development: Designing Resilient Cities

The Workings of the City Council and the Role as Lord Mayor

Innovation and Development in Oxford

 

Shakespeare and Human Nature

 

15:30-17:30

Optional Lectures

My Academic Life and Why I Choose Oxford

How to Prepare the Research Proposal

Social and Business

Etiquette (Good Manners)

Oxford University, Interdisciplinary, and Tutorial System

Evening Activities

19:00-20:30

Suggestion: Evensong

Suggestion: Historical Oxford Pubs

Suggestion: Visit Popular Oxford Colleges

Suggestion: A

Local Concert/Play

Rest

 

* Please note that the timetable is subject to change.