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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)


Because of the impact worldwide of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the 2020 International Summer Programmes have been replaced by the Virtual Summer Festival of Learning

This course is part of the Interdisciplinary Summer Programme Term III 2020.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

Elegance, travel and enlightenment, not forgetting the South Sea Bubble disaster and merciless cartoons, shaped Britain under four King Georges 1714-1830. Consuming passions that have left a glorious legacy of buildings, landscapes, paintings and furniture: William Kent, Robert Adam, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, Thomas Chippendale, Thomas Gainsborough, Josiah Wedgwood, Humphry Repton and John Nash.


Course dates

02 Aug 2020 to 15 Aug 2020

Course duration

2 weeks

Apply by

20 Jul 2020

Course director

Academic Directors, Course Directors and Tutors are subject to change, when necessary.


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Qualifications / Credits


Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

Course code