Summer school learning programs for mature and senior travellers who are and remain curious about the world. Week long courses in Hobart every January. To learn more about our philosophy behind the Odyssey Summer Schools, click here!

Medieval and Renaissance Women

This Summer school course will examine the life and deeds of a number of strong women living in Medieval and Renaissance Europe. Women seldom wrote the history books in the period between 1050 and 1650.

6 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory

Italian Renaissance Summer School

This Summer school course looks at the influence and contribution five key families in shaping today’s Italy. In the 15th and 16th centuries the principalities that became Italy were alive with new ideas. The boundaries of art, architecture, music, science, politics, religion and literature were pushed. It was also riven by bitter rivalry and even open warfare between the numerous independent city states.

7 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory

Houses and Gardens of Southern Tasmania Summer School

Summer School tour that examines the Heritage Homes & Gardens of Southern Tasmania

7 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory

Tasmanian Wilderness Summer School

Tasmanian Wilderness (Summer School 2018)

7 days
Australia
Level 2 - Introductory to Moderate

Convicts and Emigrants in Early Tasmania Summer School

Convicts and Emigrants in Colonial Tasmania – With a focus on women’s experiences

7 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory

Sir John Monash lecture - Summer School

Sir John Monash: The Great War Through the Life, Times, and Eyes of our Greatest General

6 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory
Victorian Britain
6 days
Level 1 - Introductory

Romans settling Britain & Gaul Summer School

This course will investigate  contemporary accounts of Roman of the path to occupation and then settlement in Britain and Gaul. This class will endeavour to consider and discuss the contribution Rome and the Romans had on the places controlled  by these invaders.

7 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory

Discovering World Cinema Summer School Hobart Tasmania

Discover five masterpieces of world cinema in this new Summer School tour.

7 days
Australia
Level 1 - Introductory