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International Foundation in Humanities and Social Sciences - Educational Psychology, Pre-Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
University rank #27 (QS) Manchester, United Kingdom
The International Foundation in Humanities and Social Sciences - Educational Psychology programme at INTO University of Manchester is a preparation degree designed for students who don’t yet meet the language scores or academic requirements for direct entry to their desired programme.
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Overview

The International Foundation in Humanities and Social Sciences - Educational Psychology programme at INTO University of Manchester allows you to start earning academic credits towards your academic program while advancing your skills in order to satisfy the university requirements.  

Benefits offered include: 

  • Advance your academic and English language skills 
  • Receive support in your first year of studies 
  • Graduate in the same amount of time as local students 
  • Customized curriculum lasting one or more semester, depending on your needs 
  • Classes with small numbers of students encourage more student-teacher interaction 

What to expect from studying this Humanities program 

When studying a Humanities program, you will choose to specialize in one the subjects focusing on the human condition: Anthropology, Languages, Cultural Studies, Ethics, Philosophy, Literature, History, Liberal Arts, and more.   

Learn about how culture grows and transforms and the major events that shaped our human society. You will develop creative and critical thinking. Become part of the discussion and the force of change that will shape our future and create a medium for discourse, idea exchange and the development of new ideas. By understanding the various aspects that make us human, you learn to bridge the gap and the differences between different cultures, and focus on the things we have in common, instead of our differences. Teaching is an important component of Humanities, as once you will develop your knowledge of human culture you are responsible for sharing this knowledge with others, creating awareness and educating.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description

      3 - 4 Terms

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critical Thinking
  • English for Academic Purposes and Study Skills
  • Information Communication Technologies (ICT)
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Government and Politics
  • Business Studies

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

Standard

  • IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing) or equivalent.
  • 16 years and above 
  • Completion of 12 years of schooling (or local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.

Extended

  • IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 5.0 in writing and no less than 4.5 in any subskill) or equivalent.
  • 16 years and above 
  • Completion of 12 years of schooling (or local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18635 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18635 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
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  • Tuition fess start from £18,635 depending on the chosen duration

Living costs for Manchester

  • 645 - 1200 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 off your tuition fees.

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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