UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)


Sample Pre-sessional virtual guest lectures

Pre-sessional students have access to a range of virtual lectures covering topics of general academic interest. You can find a sample timetable below (exact content will vary).

Lecture 1Lecture 2
Dr Nalini Vittal, Centre for Languages & International Education
Self-driving Cars
Dr Jack Stilgoe, Department of Science and Technology Studies
Common Law
Mr Julius Grower, Faculty of Laws
Forensics: Gun Residue
Dr James French, Dill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science
Geography and Architecture
Dr Dan Kilburn, Centre for Languages & International Education
Obesity and Type II Diabetes
Professor Michael Munday, School of Pharmacy
Human Rights Dream or Nightmare
Professor Colm O'Cinneide, Faculty of Laws
Advanced Writing Skills for STEM subject
Dr Manni Bhatti, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering
Left Hand/Right Hand Brain
Professor Chris McManus, Division of Psychology & Language Sciences
Introduction to Remote Sensing
Dr Mat Disney, Department of Geography
EU & UK in Global Context
Mr Oliver Patel, UCL European Institute
Nanotechnology in Health Applications
Dr Josie Goodhall, Department of Chemistry
English Pronunication in the Global Context
Dr Michael Ashby, Speech, Hearing and Phonetic Sciences (retired)
Applied Mathematics: Predicting the Future
Professor Steven Bishop, Department of Mathematics
Health, Safety and Wellbeing and its Place in the Construction Industry
Dr Aeli Roberts, Bartlett School of Construction and Project Management
Strange Ice
Professor Andrea Sella, Department of Chemistry
Environmental Building in China
Mr Austin Williams, Fuure Cities Project
Professor Steve Jones, Genetics, Evolution and Environment