Course Start Date: 17th September 2018
The Science Foundation Year aims to prepare students with the fundamental skills and knowledge required for successful transition into degree-level study, which may open up exciting careers and further study opportunities. The course provides an alternative integrated entry route onto a wide range of degree-level programmes in the College of Science in the areas of Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics and Physics, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science.
Bachelor of Engineering (with Honours) - BEng (Hon)
Lincoln (Main Site)
17 September 2018
Students on all foundation programmes study a combination of core and subject specific modules during the first year as part of an integrated degree programme. The combination of modules studied is tailored to the needs of the full degree programme that students wish to progress onto after successful completion of the foundation year. Students study three modules at the start of the programme, which aim to build a foundation in mathematics and introduce key study skills required for further study. Students study a further module which introduces fundamental aspects of a specific area of science relevant to the chosen foundation year programme. Students also study an integrative module which is aligned to the full degree programme which students' wish to progress onto upon successful completion of the Science Foundation Year. For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website.
The way students will be assessed will vary for each module. It could include coursework, such as a lab report or essay, written and practical exams, portfolio development, group work or presentations to name some examples.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Lincoln (Main Site)|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||64 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Successful completion of Access to Higher Education Diploma.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
3 GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Maths. Level 2 equivalent qualifications such as BTEC First Certificates and Level 2 Functional Skills will be considered.
Applicants whose first language is not English will also need British Council IELTS band 6.0 or above or equivalent.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||DD|
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|