Program is offered through the University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC); London Metropolitan University (LondonMet). The London program is ideal for students interested in living and studying in one of the most exciting cities in Europe. The program enables you to gain firsthand experience with the British educational system alongside students from all over the world.
You may study for one semester or a full year and choose from courses such as Art and Design, Business, Marketing, Economics, English, History, Social Sciences and Psychology. Students typically select four classes per semester which can include specialized courses, some of which include visits to art galleries, museums and theatre, utilizing London’s thriving cultural life as a unique backdrop for further study and exploration. London Metropolitan University allows you to schedule your classes before you arrive in London, making it a very easy process. Courses (units) are too numerous to list here. See USAC for your class options.
Each semester begins with a weeklong orientation program, which includes prearranged airport arrival reception for a nominal fee, registration and orientation, and open access to the university-wide welcome program. During orientation, the study abroad team provides information about living in London, dealing with culture shock, the British higher education system, teaching and study methods, health and safety issues, and travel opportunities in the U.K. and Europe. A guided tour of central London and various social activities are also included.