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Internationalisation of the curriculum case studies

Below are some examples of internationalisation of the curriculum taking place around UCL.

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An introduction to internationalising the curriculum

A practical guide to adding an international perspective to taught courses More...

Published: Aug 14, 2014 4:06:39 PM

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How to keep students engaged - lessons from the UCL Global Citizenship Programme 2014

Shivani Singh shares what she learned from leading a voluntary summer school course More...

Published: Jul 4, 2014 10:56:14 AM

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Saving sight in West Africa through skills development

Dr Rosalind Duhs reports on her trip to Abuja, Nigeria, where she helped design a curriculum for local eye surgeons More...

Published: Mar 24, 2014 4:06:16 PM

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Collaborating with health centres in Tanzania and Jamaica

Professor Tim McHugh, Director of the UCL Centre for Clinical Microbiology, explains why working with and in resource-poor countries is so important, both for research and teaching. More...

Published: Aug 20, 2013 3:20:34 PM

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Quick-fire teaching: the languages of the Danube

Find out how nine teaching fellows went about designing a set of six-hour courses aimed at teaching undergraduate students languages from around the Danube. The case study was compiled by Jelena Čalić, Ramona Gonczol, Lily Kahn, Sabine Lins, Christina Parte, Eszter Tarsoly and Olga Willet. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 5:26:13 PM

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Real-life planning scenario based on Dar es Salaam

Dr Kamna Patel tells us about the week-long scenario-based learning exercise students at the Development Planning Unit (DPU) undertook in Autumn 2012. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 5:23:17 PM

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The transcultural language of art

Andrew Stahl, Head of Undergraduate Painting at the Slade School of Fine Art, explains how he uses international residencies to aide his students' global understanding. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 5:19:50 PM

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Intercultural understanding in Museum Studies

Museum Studies students come from around the world and have distinct sociocultural identities. Being able to communicate effectively and in culturally sensitive ways is a key element of effective group work carried out as part of the Museum Communication course (exhibition element). Intercultural understanding and respect become part of students’ professional ethos. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 5:12:19 PM

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Five years' experience of running an online MSc course

In this PowerPoint presentation, Professor Trish Greenhalgh shares experiences and research interviews collected during the running of an online Master's course in the UCL Medical School. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 4:59:47 PM

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Hosting Brazilian students through Science without Borders

Dr Marco Federighi, Faculty Tutor in Engineering, talks about UCL’s collaboration with Science without Borders to enable Brazilian students to study in London. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 4:58:01 PM


Studying in Paris for a Dual Master's

Luca Iemi, a postgraduate student in the Institute of Neurology, explains the appeal of doing half of his Master’s in Paris. More...

Published: Aug 7, 2013 4:51:38 PM

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