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Timetable

Imperial Horizons courses run in the Autumn and/or Spring terms. There is a dedicated time slot for each year group. Departments have been asked by the College to set aside these times to avoid clashes with your core studies.

Course days and times

1st year undergraduates

Tuesdays
16.00-18.00

2nd year undergraduates

Mondays
16.00-18.00

3rd & 4th year undergraduates

Thursdays
16.00-18.00

Term dates

 
1st year undergraduates
Field of studyTotal number of weeksAutumn term datesSpring term dates
 Business and Professional Skills  8 weeks  25 Oct - 13 Dec 2016  17 Jan - 7 Mar 2017
 Global Challenges  8 weeks  25 Oct - 13 Dec 2016  17 Jan - 7 Mar 2017
 Languages and Global Citizenship  19 weeks  25 Oct - 13 Dec 2016  10 Jan - 21 Mar 2017*
 Science, Culture and Society  8 weeks  25 Oct - 13 Dec 2016  17 Jan - 7 Mar 2017
*Please note that Languages courses start a week earlier in the Spring term and finish two weeks later than the other 1st year courses.
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2nd year undergraduates
Field of studyTotal number of weeksAutumn term datesSpring term dates
 Business and Professional Skills  N/A   N/A   N/A
 Global Challenges  20 weeks  10 Oct - 12 Dec 2016  16 Jan - 20 Mar 2017
 Languages and Global Citizenship  20 weeks  10 Oct - 12 Dec 2016  16 Jan - 21 Mar 2017
 Science, Culture and Society  20 weeks  10 Oct - 12 Dec 2016  16 Jan - 20 Mar 2017
 
term dates
3rd & 4th year undergraduates
Field of studyTotal number of weeksAutumn term datesSpring term dates
 Business and Professional Skills  N/A  N/A  N/A
 Global Challenges  20 weeks  13 Oct - 15 Dec 2016  19 Jan - 23 Mar 2017
 Languages and Global Citizenship  20 weeks  13 Oct - 15 Dec 2016  19 Jan - 21 Mar 2017
 Science, Culture and Society  20 weeks  13 Oct - 15 Dec 2016  19 Jan - 23 Mar 2017
 
term dates

Written Exams

Languages & Global Citizenship courses have exams on the last Monday and Tuesday of the Spring term from 16.00-18.00.

Please note that all groups of the same language will take place on the same day. This may not be the same day as your normal class. 

Please see the allocated day for your language below: -
Monday (16.00-18.00): German, Japanese, Russian, Arabic, Italian (all levels)
Tuesday (16.00-18.00): French, Spanish, Mandarin, Korean (all levels)

Some Science, Culture & Society courses also have exams.  Please check your course description for more details on how your course is assessed. Science, Culture & Society exams normally take place in the last class of the Spring term. 

The HBI01 Introduction to Management course has a compulsory MCQ exam which will take place at the end of the term. Students will be notified of the date by email.