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Pre-Bachelor Online

Foundation Certificate in Higher Education (Online)

University of Derby

12 months
Duration
2520 GBP/year
2520 GBP/year
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About

Foundation Certificate in Higher Education (Online) at University of Derby is an online Level 3 foundation course designed to provide you with the English, Maths and Study skills required in order to study at a higher education level.

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Overview

Foundation Certificate in Higher Education (Online) in Higher Education at University of Derby  aims to provide you with the transferable skills, knowledge and competence required to gain an accessible route into higher education with the opportunity to progress on to undergraduate or postgraduate courses that require a higher level of English and Maths.

It bridges the gap for any students who do not currently hold the appropriate level or traditional entry qualifications in English and Maths to embark on their learning journey into higher education. 

It is also ideal for those who already have a wealth of experience and a range of qualifications but may not have previously studied at university level. This course provides you with an opportunity to learn the skills taught at GCSE/AS Maths and English levels or equivalent, while introducing academic study skills that will help you with future higher educational (HE) courses.

You may also be looking to refresh your study skills before taking the next step in education, looking to take this course as part of your continuing professional development (CPD) or to enhance your career employability.

Career Info

This programme will allow you to develop an in depth knowledge and understanding of the skills required to succeed in an undergraduate degree and Higher Education. You will develop a range of transferable skills through activities and module content that will also contribute to your continuing professional development.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • English for Academic Purposes 
  • Study Skills for Higher Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Level 2 qualifications such as GCSE (grades A-C); NVQ; Skills for Life; Higher Diploma; BTEC award - certificate and diploma; Cambridge National; Cambridge Technical.
  • Candidates with extensive work/vocational experience will be considered on an individual basis
  • CV and personal statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    2520 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2520 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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