Pre-Health Semester Courses

In addition to the required Arcadia core course (4 Credits), you can choose one elective from Arcadia's London Now program (4 Credits) and participate in two science courses, taken at Queen Mary University of London (4 credits each).

  • The Queen Mary courses are geared towards Junior and Senior level students. Science and non-science courses are available.
  • An extra course at Queen Mary may be taken for an additional fee. Other courses, in addition to the list below, may be available upon request. For additional courses, please visit the Queen Mary University of London Book of Modules. Course availability is subject to Queen Mary approval. 
  • An optional preparatory course for the American Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) is available, along with an opportunity to take the MCAT exam in London.

Core Course

Course IDTitleCreditsTermSyllabus
LONS HISM 300 Medicine in the UK: Medieval Mysticism to Modern Socialized Medicine 4 Spring/Fall PDF

Queen Mary Fall Courses

For course descriptions, please visit the Queen Mary University of London Book of Modules.

Fall Course Offerings
Course IDTitleCreditsTerm
CHE102A Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry 4 Fall
CHE103A Fundamentals of Physical and Inorganic Chemistry 4 Fall
MTH4100 Calculus I (MCAT) 4 Fall
MTH5122 Statistical Methods (MCAT) 4 Fall
SBC173A Cell Biology and Physiology 4 Fall
SBC175A Molecular Biology 4 Fall
SBC502 Health Psychology 4 Fall
SBS118 Cell Biology and Developmental Genetics 4 Fall
SBS517 Endocrine Physiology and Biochemistry 4 Fall
SBS633 Evolutionary Genetics 4 Fall
SBS641 Transmission Genetics 4 Fall

Queen Mary Spring Courses

Spring Course Offerings
Course IDTitleCreditsTerm
CHE102B Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry 4 Spring
CHE103B Fundamentals of Physical and Inorganic Chemistry 4 Spring
MTH4101 Calculus II (MCAT) 4 Spring
SBC173B Cell Biology and Physiology 4 Spring
SBC175B Molecular Biology 4 Spring
SBC501 Abnormal and Clinical Psychology 4 Spring
SBC624 Neuroscience: from Molecules to Behaviour 4 Spring
SBC642 Genes and Bioinformatics 4 Spring
SBS905 Metabolic Pathways 4 Spring

Arcadia Electives

Anthropology/Religion
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS ANRS 199 Enchanted City: Religious Experience in Secular London 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Art/Art History
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS ARLC 103 London: City of Art 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS AREC 180 Environment, Communities and the Arts in Britain 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS ARDP 190 Contemporary Photography Practice 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS ARUS 382 Art and Architecture: Exploring the City 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Business
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS ECON 109 Introduction to Microeconomics 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS BUFC 213 Finance and the City 4 Spring PDF
LONS BUUK 390 Marketing in the UK Environment 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Creative Writing
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS EEWL 107 Writing London 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS ENCW 210 Creative Writing: The Art of Fiction 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Drama and Theatre
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS DTSH 180 Introduction to Shakespeare in Text and Performance 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS DTPC 181 The London Stage in Text and Performance 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Economics
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS ECON 109 Introduction to Microeconomics 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS HIRP 350 Developing Economies: Social, Political and Economic Change 4 Spring/Fall PDF
English
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS EEWL 107 Writing London 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS ENCW 210 Creative Writing: The Art of Fiction 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Film & Media Studies
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS MSHP 142 Introduction to British Media: Media, History and Public Policy 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS MSFC 210 Filming the City 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Health
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS HISM 300 Medicine in the UK: Medieval Mysticism to Modern Socialized Medicine 4 Spring/Fall PDF
History
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS PSPT 240 Politics of Protest 1640 to Present 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS HISM 300 Medicine in the UK: Medieval Mysticism to Modern Socialized Medicine 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS HIEC 273 Issues in British Imperialism: 1800 to the Present Day 4 Spring/Fall  
Journalism
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS JPLN 110 Journalism: News and Feature Writing 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Literature
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS LIUK 120 The London Novel 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS LISG 320 Sex, Gender and the City 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Marketing
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS BUUK 390 Marketing in the UK Environment 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Political Science
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS PSPT 240 Politics of Protest 1640 to Present 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS PSUK 251 Britain and the EU 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS HIRP 350 Developing Economies: Social, Political and Economic Change 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Sociology
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS SOSC 143 Introduction to Sociology 4 Spring/Fall PDF
LONS SOGL 212 The Making of Global London: Migration and Identity 4 Spring PDF
LONS LISG 320 Sex, Gender and the City 4 Spring/Fall PDF
Urban and Architectural Studies
Course IDTitleCreditsSemesterSyllabus
LONS ARUS 382 Art and Architecture: Exploring the City 4 Spring/Fall PDF