The objective of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma for Higher Education Studies is to provide learners with a foundation to provide an entry route to UK and international university courses. It is designed to ensure that each learner is equipped with knowledge of study skills, mathematics, computing, society and culture, business and accounting, providing the knowledge and skills to adapt rapidly to change and progress with their learning. Successful completion of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma for Higher Education Studies provides learners with the opportunity to progress to further study or employment.
Level 3 qualifications can be offered to learners from age 16. We do not specify entry requirements for these qualifications. We ensures that learners admitted to the programme have sufficient capability at the right level to undertake the learning and assessment. We must ensure learners are recruited with integrity onto appropriate qualifications that will meet their needs, enable and facilitate learning and achievement enable progression. The qualification is offered in English.
English requirements: If a learner is not from a majority English-speaking country must provide evidence of English language competency.
Academic English and Study Skills (20credits)
Foundation Mathematics (20 credits)
Foundation Computing (20 credits)
Society and Culture (20 credits)
Introduction to Business (20 credits)
Foundation Accounting and Economics (20credits)
Successful completion of the Level 3 Foundation Diploma in higher education studies provides learners with the opportunity for workplace and academic progressions to a wide range of academic progression.
The qualification is designed to be delivered over one academic year for full-time study, but it is also flexible in its delivery in order to accommodate part-time and distance learning. The qualification is delivered face-to-face, through lectures, tutorials, seminars, distance, online by approved centres only.
Study Level: Foundation
Study Module: Full/Part Time
Course Length: 6 months
Course fees: Online £2,000
In Class £6,500
Terms Start Date: Jan/Apr/Sep
Age group: 16 year +
Completion can offer students 1st year entry into UK Universities