Leeds International Summer School - Syllabi & Scholarships

Dear student,


Are you looking for a short study abroad programme this summer? Leeds International Summer School (LISS) is a four week programme at the University of Leeds, the 2017 UK University of the Year (according the to the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide).


LISS will run 1 – 30 July 2017 and combines academic study with a packed cultural and social programme which gives you the chance to travel and explore England (including a weekend trip to London) while earning 20 Leeds credits (10ECTS / 6 US credits) which you can transfer back to your home degree. There are a number of Santander scholarships available worth £500 each; to be eligible to apply for a scholarship you should have a GPA of at least 3.0 (or equivalent). Visit the LISS website for details: The academic modules on offer are:


The English Country House: A Social History

Entrepreneurship and Society: Ideas, Opportunities and Value Creation

Heretics, Witches & Conspirators: A History of Fear, 1500-1700

Exploring the Law: Crime, Contracts and Legal Skills

Introduction to Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Building Britain, 1700-1840: Industrial ‘Revolution' or ‘Evolution'?

Music in Film

Business and Cultural Awareness: Bridging the Gap

Wealth and Poverty: The Making of the Modern World

Creative Writing: Travel & Journalism

Renewable Energy Systems: The Big Debate

British Literature and the Brontës

Sport in the UK: Health and Performance Issues

Introduction to Digital Photography


Download the module syllabi from the LISS website:


The LISS 2017 programme fee is £2,995 and includes tuition, on campus self-catering accommodation, academic field trips, weekend excursions, a social programme and premium sports centre membership. Applications received by 3 April will receive a £150 discount (the final deadline is 1 May).


If you have any questions about the programme or the application process please get in touch: / +44 113 343 7900.


Best wishes

Leeds International Summer School Team


Study Abroad Office | University of Leeds
Level 11 | The Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building

Leeds | LS2 9JT | United Kingdom


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