We offer a foundation year in Business. This is a one-year programme that will ensure you have the foundational skills needed to undertake one of our BA programmes. This programme is particularly suitable for applicants without A-Level qualifications.
As part of the admissions process, we will work with you to decide which programme you should start with.
Study at Level 3: 2 passes at A level (36 points) or equivalent Level 3 qualifications.
Applications from mature students over the age of 21 without qualifications, whereby on the basis of the College’s interview and initial student evaluation process, the foundation year is considered necessary.
Aims of the Programme:
The programme aims to enable students to:
• Develop their knowledge and understanding of some important principles of leadership and of key concepts in their chosen field of academic specialisation;
• Develop their knowledge and understanding of the core academic competenciesrequired for higher education study, including English for academic purposes;
• Develop their skills in working collaboratively with others and in managing themselves, including time management in relation to assessment deadlines;
• Develop their skills in problem-solving and in practical areas such as using information technology appropriately.
|Introduction to Academic English
| 20 Credits
|Communication and Technology for Academic Purposes
|Introduction to Academic Skills
|Principles of Leadership