This International Foundation in Humanities and Social Sciences - Archaeology program from Newcastle University is available to study either on campus or online – giving you the flexibility to choose what’s best for you.
If you start online in January 2022, you’ll have the opportunity to transfer to an on-campus program in March/April. You’ll need to meet any visa requirements and demonstrate good attendance and performance during your studies online.
If you’re applying for an Online Extended program, you’ll be offered an Online Academic English plus online or on-campus academic pathway study plan.
- Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
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- Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to modules designed to equip you with the skills you need for university.
- Guidance with your university applications, so you choose the best degree for you.
How will I be assessed?
Entry to all honours degrees at Newcastle University is highly competitive, and students hoping to progress to Newcastle must maintain high standards throughout their programme.
Whilst your grades in the Foundation programme do not count towards the final degree, your performance will be used to determine whether you meet the specified progression grades for direct entry to your chosen degree at the University. Assessment is both formal and informal.
Informally you will be given advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed via a combination of examinations at the end of each semester and coursework including
- written essays
- field notebooks
- practical exercises
- group and individual research projects
- bibliographical searches
- oral and video presentations
- problem solving
- English for Academic Purposes
- Study Skills and Projects
- 9 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Archaeology Anthropology View 415 other programmes in Archaeology in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Academic requirements: Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
- English requirements:
- Standard: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in any subskill) or equivalent.
- Extended: IELTS 5.0 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.
- Age requirement: 16 years and above
International20395 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20395 GBP for the full programme during 9 months.
Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne
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