• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
This one-year (3 term) Undergraduate Foundation Programme – Humanities and Social Sciences programme from ONCAMPUS London South Bank offers successful students guaranteed progression to London South Bank University. You will study your Foundation programme at our Centre located at the heart of the London South Bank University campus.

About

How long will I study for?

This Undergraduate Foundation Programme – Humanities and Social Sciences programme from ONCAMPUS London South Bank lasts one academic year (nine months). The year is divided into three terms of seven to eight teaching weeks and one examination week. On average, you will undertake 21 (and up to 25) hours of classroom-based study per week. 

English Language forms up to six hours of your timetable, is compulsory for students who are below the required level for progression, and will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects as well as being taught separately if you need additional support. Students who are at or above the required English level for progression are likely to follow a reduced timetable.

Students will be expected to timetable self-study hours in addition to the classroom-based hours.

What will I study?

This programme includes English and three academic subject modules. English will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects, as well as being taught separately if you need additional support to develop your English language.

There are four academic pathways to choose from and you will study the pathway most suited to your chosen progression degree. Academic skills relevant to the specific subject area will be taught to fully prepare you for university study. The pathways are: Business, Engineering and Physical Sciences (with option to progress to Life Sciences degrees), Humanities and Social Sciences and Art and Design.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 9 months
    • Duration description
      3 - 4 terms
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Globalisation and Internationalisation
  • Business Behaviours
  • Skills for Humanities and Social Sciences

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    4.5

    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.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Minimum age: 17+
  • from 4.5 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 4.0, for 3-term UFP *

    *Extended programmes are available if you do not yet have the required English language level. This programme lasts 4 terms and includes an English language module (ELM) followed by the 3 terms of Foundation required to apply for entry to the first year of your undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12900 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12900 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 9 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Tuition fees vary depending on the programme's length and whether or not they're lab based.

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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