London Internship Program Summer Courses

You will be in your placement eight hours a day for three days per week. You will register for a total of 5 - 6 credits: one of the Internship Cornerstone Courses and one elective course.

Please review your courses with your academic or study abroad advisor to ensure they will transfer back to your home school and that you are following your home school’s policies.

Please be flexible – we can’t guarantee specific courses. If your participation in the program depends on a particular course, be sure to make a note on your Academic Preferences Form.

Choosing Your Courses

When completing your Academic Preferences Form:

  • Review all course information for the program carefully.
  • Required Cornerstone Course: choose from 2- or 3-credit course option listed below.

    • List your selection on your Academic Preferences Form.
    • Please Note: If you select the 2-credit Cornerstone Course, this program will be 5 credits, which may impact your eligibility for financial aid.
  • Electives: enroll in one course from Arcadia’s London Center offerings listed below.

    • Secure approval for at least 2 elective courses.
    • List the 2 courses in order of preference on your Academic Preferences Form.
Internship Cornerstone Course
Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
LONI INPR 310S Work in Thought and Action 3 PDF
LONI INPR 210S Internship Seminar 2* PDF

* This 2-credit version of our Internship is graded as Satisfactory or Unsatisfactory only. If you select this version, the program will be 5 credits, which may impact your financial aid eligibility. 

Course ID Title Credits Syllabus
LONS ARDP 189S Contemporary Photography Practice 3 PDF
LONS JPFT 313S Feature and Travel Writing 3 PDF
LONS DTPC 180S The London Stage in Text and Performance 3 PDF
LONS PSUK 249S Contemporary British Politics: Unity, Division, & Brexit  3 PDF
LONS BUMC 309S Integrated Marketing Communications in the UK 3 PDF
LONS BUIM 356S International Management: Strategy & Competitiveness in a Globalizing World 3 PDF

Enrollment Process

In most cases, official course registration will take place upon arrival. The online course form you submit to Arcadia prior to acceptance is not set in stone.

Grade Scale

The following information is vetted and provided by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) on the Electronic Database for Global Education (EDGE).

Percentage U.S. Equivalent
97 - 100% A+
93 - 96% A
90 - 92% A-
87 - 89% B+
83 - 86% B
80 -82% B-
77 - 79% C+
73 - 76% C
70 - 72% C-
67 - 69% D+
65 - 66% D
0 - 64% F
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