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What Can I Study on the Pre-University Summer School?

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You will study one module for the duration of the programme. All modules are taught by King's College London Summer School academic staff.

Be sure to write your chosen module at the top of your personal statement when you apply. 

Each module page below contains more information about classes, teaching patterns and assessment. Modules are allocated on a first come first serve basis upon payment of fees. Read the information on our How to Apply page to find out more. 

 Session One: 29 June - 10 July 2020 Session Two: 13 July - 24 July 2020Session Three: 27 July - 7 August 2020

Business Management 

 Arts & Humanities 



Business Management 


The Human Body 

The Human Body


International Relations


International Relations



Module delivery

Classes take place every day, with approximately 40 hours of contact over the two-week period. Teaching takes place on our centrally based Waterloo and Strand campuses which are located a short walking distance from the accommodation.

The classes have an interactive approach and could include discussion groups and seminars, scenarios, role play, simulation games and Q&A sessions with guest speakers. The style of teaching will differ depending on the course and subject but may include lectures and seminars, group study, interactive group exercises and the use of film and audio-visual material.

Module excursions

Our pre-university modules make use of excursions to complement classes and each module will include at least one excursion. In the past these excursions have included visits to the Royal Courts of Justice, an exhibition at the British Museum and a trip to meet with a group of local young entrepreneurs.


Students will be expected to complete written and oral coursework assignments during the programme. On succcessful completion of the assignments, you will receive a course certificate at the end of course ceremony. This course is not credit bearing.

Summer School Certificates


Application deadlines

The deadline for applications to the Pre-University course is 31 May 2020.

Submit your application


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