Study a Foundation Year at Bradford | ThreadWatch
Change direction and explore a new subject
Experience studying at a higher level
Follow a straight-forward path to undergraduate study
A Foundation Year will also benefit students who do not hold the qualifications required for a certain degree.
Complete your foundation year feeling fully prepared to start a degree, having made new friends and feeling integrated into university life at Bradford
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It's designed for students who don't have the necessary academic and/or English Language qualifications for registration directly onto a degree course.
You'll gain knowledge, understanding and transferable skills which will help you develop as an independent learner and help you succeed at university and beyond
Successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress to a range of degree programmes in:
Health and Allied Professions
Entry onto this course will provide you with a unique and exciting opportunity to study science and health modules in preparation for future progression onto the BSc (Hons) Clinical Sciences and to support an application to Medical School.
Don't worry if you don't have a science background - this course is aimed at those with a science background or with non-science qualifications
Did you know we've developed a partnership with Sheffield Medical School so that the Foundation year provides a formal opportunity for widening participation students to apply to enter the MBChB at Sheffield ?
The high quality of our Foundation Year means it's also recognised by other medical schools. Students have applied successfully to Leeds, Hull York (HYMS), Brighton and Sussex (BSMS), and Norwich (UEA) medical schools.
Successful completion enables you to go onto the first year of any of the following BEng courses:
Civil and Structural Engineering
Did you know if you achieve a grade of 70% or above you're able to progress directly to our four or five-year integrated Master's programmes (MEng)?
What will you learn?
The Foundation Year will give you a strong grounding in the engineering fundamentals of mathematics, physics and materials. You'll get an overview of each Engineering area, enabling you to choose the right discipline for you! You'll learn theory and apply this knowledge in varied practical work.