Aston University, Birmingham

Foundation Programme in Social Science Aston University, Birmingham Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Aston University, Birmingham has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

Find out more about the TEF.

This programme focusses on the skills needed to be a successful social scientist: independent study, formulating and presenting arguments, evaluating literature and interpreting data, and also provides an opportunity to sample a number of different social science subjects so you can broaden your perspective and find where your passion lies.
This is a transition programme which aims to consolidate your skills and knowledge from further education study, but build on those to smooth your transition to a University environment.

Course details

Modules

You will study: • Professional Skills • Introduction to data analysis • Politics • Sociology of Crime and Deviance • Global Interaction • One optional module from a range including modules in Business and Science


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code L301
Institution code A80
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level CCC GCSE Maths & English – C/4 min (Maths B/5 for Politics & Economics)
Please check course webpage for specific A Level entry requirement.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM GCSE Maths & English – C/4 min (Maths B/5 for Politics & Economics)
Please check course webpage for specific A Level entry requirement.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 points Please check course webpage for specific IB entry requirement.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £17,200 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Aston University, Birmingham
Aston Triangle
Birmingham
B4 7ET


Course contact details

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Foundation Admissions

0121 204 3400


Undergraduate Admissions

0121 204 3000