Aston University, Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Our Foundation Programme in Science is tailored to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to progress onto a health science undergraduate degree programme. We’re dedicated to supporting students who wish to achieve their full potential, so if you don’t initially qualify for audiology, optometry or psychology undergraduate study with us, our Foundation Programme in Science: Health Science course has been created to prepare you.
Studying a science foundation programme with us not only consolidates your existing skills and knowledge, but it builds on them. Making for a smooth and supported transition into the University environment. You’ll learn to evaluate and analyse data, prepare reports and presentations as well as the use of appropriate software packages. During the course, you will study modules in key health science topics and develop the professional skills required to succeed in your chosen progression subject area.
Throughout your time with us, you will receive support and tutelage from expert and have access to a wide range of modern facilities. Upon graduation, providing suitable grades are achieved as per our progression criteria, progression onto your chosen undergraduate degree programme is guaranteed.
This course is suitable for progression onto the following courses:
BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Audiology)
BSc/MOptom (Hons) Optometry
BSc (Hons) Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology & Business
BSc (Hons) Psychology & Marketing
BSc (Hons) Psychology & Sociology
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|A level||BBB - CCC|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|