University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Liberal Arts with Distance Foundation Year

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Course summary

This programme offers a broad foundation course in the humanities with the flexibility of distance learning study. The foundation programme delivers a mixture of study skills and subject-specific modules, so you can progress with your degree with the skills and confidence required for success. On completion of the foundation year, you can continue on the broad liberal arts programme or specialise with one of our other humanities degrees, either as a distance-learning or residential student.

Course details

Modules

Foundation Year – Level 3 • Academic Survival Skills (20 credits; compulsory) • Knowledge and Belief (20 credits; compulsory) • Language and Culture (20 credits; compulsory) • People Across Time (20 credits; compulsory) • The Humanities (20 credits; compulsory) • Writing for University (20 credits; compulsory). Year One – Level 4 (Cert HE, Dip HE & BA) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Cultures and Philosophies of Politics (20 credits; optional) • Death, Burial and the Afterlife (20 credits; optional) • Exploring the Humanities (20 credits; compulsory) • From Egypt to the Near East: Phenomena of the Mediterranean (20 credits; optional) • Gender, Sex, & Sexuality: Historical & Critical Perspectives (20 credits; optional) • Humans and Other Animals (20 credits; optional) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Morality, Ethics and Reason (20 credits; optional) • Myths and Mythology: How Stories Shape the World (20 credits; optional) • Power and Inequality (20 credits; optional) • The Colonial Project and the Humanities (20 credits; optional) • The Nature of Objects: Why Matter Matters (20 credits; optional). Year Two – Level 5 (Dip HE & BA) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module). • Any other 80 credits from the undergraduate portfolio of programmes (80 credits; optional). Year Three – Level 6 (BA) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module). • Any other 80 credits from the undergraduate portfolio of programmes (80 credits; optional). Prospective students should be aware of the following: • Not all optional modules are offered every year • Optional modules are delivered subject to sufficient student numbers • Language modules are optional/compulsory/core according to linguistic ability • There are many Level 5 and Level 6 versions of the same module. Students can only take this module once; this depends on which year the modules are offered in.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
LAFD
Institution code:
T80
Campus name:
Online
Campus code:
O

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Liberal Arts with Distance Foundation Year at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS