Our one-year Diploma comprises two 10-week semesters, with three lessons each week in the areas of Global Affairs - Social Sciences, STEM - Applied Sciences and Literature & Public Speaking, all taught through our outstanding e-Learning Portal where each student can participate in their online lessons, complete their coursework and track their progress. These blended asynchronous courses include a mix of live, interactive lessons and are supported with a wealth of learning support resources at the click of a button.
Students will be invited to a talk called 'Hear it from the experts' each semester. They will be invited to listen to talks given by famous politicians, sports personalities, writers, artists, broadcasters and the like.
Every student will have access to our Downe House Global Academy World Ready Series, which includes in-depth information on the following areas:
Our 10-week modules can also be studied as stand-alone courses.
Discover a cohesive approach to solving the problems facing the world through the study of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, and explore and develop your own ideas based to 'save the world'! You will gain an understanding of the importance of Social Sciences, whilst enhancing your evaluation and academic analysis skills.
Delve into one of the most progressive and dynamic aspects of public policy - behavioural economics. Blending economics with psychology and sociology, behavioural economics analyses how different economic agents react to optimise happiness, wealth and living standards.