Programme content

The programme is taught over three terms, with breaks at Christmas and Easter. As illustrated in the diagram, the programme consists of eleven compulsory modules, including a dissertation.

‌Term 1: October to December

The programme begins with an induction week during which you learn more about the various elements of the programme and the facilities available within the School and University. You also take part in teamwork exercises and other activities – academic and social – designed to help you get to know one another before the formal part of the programme.

In the first term, you take the following foundation modules:

Term 2: January to March

The second term consists of five core modules:

Term 3: April to September

In the last term, you focus on your dissertation project: