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Foundation Certificate in Science and Engineering, Pre-Bachelor

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  • 5 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Foundation Certificate in Science and Engineering course prepares you for an undergraduate program at the University of Liverpool.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 months
    • Duration description

      5 to 15 months

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Language for Study
  • Skills for Study
  • Biochemistry of Life
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Algorithms, Programming and Data Representation
  • Mathematics for Science and Engineering
  • Physical Sciences
  • Biochemistry of Life
  • Biological Sciences
  • Introduction to Social Sciences
  • Physical Sciences
  • Biochemistry of Life
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Basic Engineering
  • Mathematics for Science and Engineering 
  • Physical Sciences
  • Digital Skills for Academic Purposes
  • Introduction to Academic and Research Skills
  • Introduction to British Society and Culture
  • Preparation for Science and Engineering
  • Preparatory Mathematics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

You must have completed high school, including equivalent of GCSE Maths and Science at grade C/4 or above. Exact entry requirements will vary depending on your country’s education system, as well as your progression degree subject.

You will need to show proof of your English language ability by taking a UKVI IELTS exam. For the Foundation Certificate in Science and Engineering, you will need to have a minimum English language level of 5.5 with no less than 4.5 in any skill.

If you do not meet the English language entry level for these course options, but have at least UKVI IELTS 4.0 in all skills, we can offer you a course that includes Extended English and Skills (EES). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16430 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16430 GBP per year and a duration of 5 months.
  • EU/EEA

    16430 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16430 GBP per year and a duration of 5 months.
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Living costs for Liverpool

  • 556 - 1040 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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