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Study Abroad (Part Year)


Dr Marta Guerriero

Module Leader

Terms 2 and 3
Not available to students outside the School for Cross-Faculty Studies
This module is not running in 21-22.

Principal Aims

To provide students with the opportunity to

  • Demonstrate the ability to study abroad for a part-year at a host University approved by the department.
  • Experience and gain a deeper understanding of the social and cultural environment of the host city and country.
  • Broaden understanding and knowledge of their subject specialism(s).
  • Travel abroad and achieve personal development in preparation for employment and global citizenship.

Principal Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module students will have:

  • Broadened their knowledge and understanding of their subject specialism(s).
  • Developed the qualities and transferable skills necessary for working or studying in another country and in a different academic system.
  • Developed enhanced oral and written language skills (in some cases in a language other than English) through the demands of study in a different country.
  • Developed transferable skills in sensitivity to diversity in terms of culture and people.