University of East London

International Foundation Year

At A Glance

Course Title

UEL International Foundation Year

Course Type

Foundation Course

Course Level

Foundation

Study Method

Distance Learning

Start Date

September / January

Course Duration

12 months

Awarded & Delivered By

University of East London
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Course Description

Preparing you for your university degree with a tailored programme, designed to support your learning by easing you into university-style teaching. Learn with confidence through subject-based modules and interactive language classes designed to strengthen your academic language skills.
International Foundation Year allows you to studying core modules (common across all our International Foundation Year Programmes), and then tailor your learning by taking progression degree-related streams.

Course Content

Core Modules

  • English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
  • Research and Study Skills
  • Mental Wealth: Professional Life

In addition to the Core modules, you will choose one of the following specialist streams:

  • Introduction to Architecture
  • Art and Design Workshop
  • Design Project

  • Introduction to Business Environment
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Marketing

As part of this stream, you will choose three of four of the modules below:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • International Relations
  • Art & Design Portfolio

  • Introduction to Computing
  • Mathematical Applications
  • Physical Science

Progression Degrees

Upon successful completion of the programme, students may progress to the following programmes:

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Advertising with International Foundation Year
  • LLB (Hons) Business Law with International Foundation Year
  • LLB (Hons) Law with International Foundation Year
  • LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with International Foundation Year
  • LLB (Hons) Law with International Relations with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Business Management with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Construction Management with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Event Management with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Hospitality Management with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Marketing with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Tourism Management with International Foundation Year

  • BSc (Hons) Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 1) with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Architectural Design Technology with International Foundation Year

  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science with International Foundation Year
  • BSc Computing for Business with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • MSc (Hons) Civil Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Cyber Security Networks with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Data Science and Artificial Intelligence with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Engineering Management with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) General Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • MSc (Hons) Mechanical Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Mechatronics and Computer Systems Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Mechatronics Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Product Design Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BEng (Hons) Railway Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Biochemistry and Biotechnology with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Engineering with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Chemistry with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Public Health with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Surveying and Mapping Science with International Foundation Year

  • BA (Hons) International Development with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Sociology with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Child Psychology with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Clinical and Community Psychology with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Games Development with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Computer Games Design : Story Development with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Creative and Professional Writing with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Law with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Psychology with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Economics with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Design with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Film with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Fine Art with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Forensic Psychology with International Foundation Year
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Design with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Illustration with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Interior Design with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) International Development with NGO Management with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Journalism with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Media and Communication with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Media Production with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Music Technology and Production with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Photography with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Politics and International Relations with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Social Work with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Sociology with International Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Textile Design with International Foundation Year

Course Fees

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Entry Requirements

  • GCSE/IGCSE with minimum grades of 4444 (or equivalent).

  • Each application will be considered individually and assessed on their ability to succeed on the International Foundation Year.

  • 16 years of age. All students must turn 17 years of age by 31 December 2020 to 31 December 2021.

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