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Foundation Programme Joint Honours Foundation Certificate

University of Derby

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( 4.0) 1488 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE Y001
This course will help you to ease back into education and provide you with support throughout. Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to progress onto a University of Derby undergraduate degree without needing any previous qualifications and you are guaranteed a place on any of our joint honours degrees and some of our single honours degrees.As well as improving your language and numeracy skills you’ll develop your confidence in writing essays and reports, undertaking ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
67th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
97th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
71st

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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GCSE/National 4/National 5
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,045 per year
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Student rating ( 4.2) 18 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,488 reviews

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University of Derby
CompUniGuide ranking
97th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
At the University of Derby, they believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, that can help you get your career off to a great start. They know how important it is to have the best teaching, and are proud to be rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework; but they also offer so much more, with some of the best university facilities in the country, opportunities for industry experience and practical, hands-on learning to make your studies relevant to life after graduation. To help broaden your horizons, they offer a wide range of opportunities to study abroad, whatever your subject – a great way to experience a different culture, meet new people and add to your CV. Open days Derby hold Open Days throughout the year, giving you plenty of opportunity to come and explore.

Where you'll study

University of Derby

Kedleston Road Derby
DE22 1GB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.8 miles away

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