You may enroll in 1 or 2 sessions. For each session in which you enroll, you will take one course at UCL lasting three weeks and earn four credits.

  • 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 online preferences form

Choosing Your Courses

You are to select one course from the Session Listings below for each session in which you enroll. All courses are Level 1 unless otherwise noted. 

See the UCL Module listing for additional course information and syllabi. 

Table for GPA requirements: 

UCL Course Level Undergraduate Level GPA Requirement
Level 1 Rising Freshmen 3.3
Level 1 Rising Sophomore / Junior / Senior 3.0
Level 2 (Junior Level) Rising Freshmen / Sophomore 3.3
Level 2 (Junior Level) Rising Junior / Senior 3.0
Level 3 (Senior Level) Rising Freshmen Unavailable
Level 3 (Senior Level) Rising Sophomore / Junior 3.3
Level 3 (Senior Level) Rising Senior 3.0

Brain Sciences

Session One:

  • How the Brain Works and What Can Go Wrong
  • Language and the Mind: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics
  • Psychology in Action

Session Two:

  • Mental Health and the Mind

Computer Science

Session One:

  • Computational Systems Biology
  • Data-Driven Web-Based Applications
  • Data Science and Big Data Analytics (Junior Level Course)
  • Scientific Computing with Python and C++ (Junior Level Course)

Session Two:

  • Data Science and Big Data Analytics (Junior Level Course)
  • Health Data Science and Data Analytics in Healthcare (Junior Level Course)
  • Statistics with R and RStudio

Crime and Security

Session One:

  • Cybersecurity Risk Management
  • Understanding and Preventing Crime

Session Two:

  • Understanding and Countering Radicalisation and Terrorism

Economics

Session Two:

  • Economics for Sustainability: Climate Change and Social Inequalities
  • Healthcare Management: a London Perspective (Junior Level Course)

Geography

Session One:

  • Energy and Future Cities

Session Two:

  • Energy and Future Cities: Advanced Energy Systems
  • Energy and Future Cities: Innovating Architecture
  • Urban Geoscience: the London Perspective

Health

Session One:

  • Global Migration and Health
  • Population and Public Health

Session Two:

  • Global Health: Local and International Perspectives
  • Health Data Science and Data Analytics in Healthcare (Junior Level Course)
  • Healthcare Management: a London Perspective (Junior Level Course)
  • Mental Health and the Mind

Medical Sciences

Session One:

  • Nanotechnology in Medicine (Junior Level Course)

Session Two:

  • Ability vs Disability: Guiding Growth and Function of the Musculoskeletal System
  • Nerve Injury Treatment: Medicine, Science & Engineering

Sciences and Mathematics

Session One:

  • Astrophysics and Cosmology
  • Bioscience and Society: Public Engagement, Policy and Funding
  • Climate and Energy (Junior Level Course)
  • Climate Change and Sustainability in Practice
  • Computational Systems Biology
  • Principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Quantitative Finance: Maths in Investment Banking (Senior Level Course)
  • Quantitative Modelling Techniques for Finance and Actuarial Sciences (Senior Level Course)
  • Science Journalism (Junior Level Course)
  • Scientific Computing with Python and C++ (Junior Level Course)

Session Two:

  • Anatomy and Developmental Biology
  • Industrial Applications: Modelling Aircraft Icing (Junior Level Course)
  • Urban Geoscience: the London Perspective

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 DESCRIPTION U.S. EQUIVALENT
70 – 100% First Class A
60 – 69% Second Class Upper B+ 
50 – 59% Second Class Lower B
40 – 49% Third Class/Pass C
0 – 39% Fail F
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