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The Foundation Centre

Modules for each programme

Biology & Biomedical Sciences

Numerical Skills with Statistics

FOUD0501

Key Skills and Language for Higher Education

FOUD0111

Core Foundation Chemistry

FOUD0051

Core Foundation Biology Combined

FOUD0571

Advanced Chemistry

FOUD0177

Environmental Science 2

FOUD0477

Anatomy, Physiology and Disease

FOUD0581


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Archaeology

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Studying Social Life (Social Sciences)

FOUD0531

Biology of the Environment

FOUD0591

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Introduction to Ancient History

FOUD0197

Discovering Anthropology

FOUD0067

Extended Research

FOUD0431

Human Health and Disease

FOUD0567


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Computer Science, General Engineering and Physics

Core Foundation Chemistry

FOUD0051

Core Foundation Maths for Scientists

FOUD0041

Foundations of Physics

FOUD0511

Maths Applications Combined

FOUD0301

Decision Maths

FOUD0357

 Advanced Physics with Project - for Physics programme

FOUD0468

 Advanced Physics and Engineering with Project - for Engineering programme

FOUD0458

 Advanced Physics and Computer Science with Project - for Computer Science programme

FOUD0448


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Geology

Key Skills and Language for Higher Education

FOUD0111

Core Foundation Maths for Scientists

FOUD0041

Foundations of Chemistry

FOUD0051

Foundations of Physics

FOUD0511

Introduction to Earth Science and Physical Geography

FOUD0297

Geography

FOUD0497

 Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0207

 Advanced Chemistry

FOUD0177


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Education

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUN0741

Core Foundation English

FOUN0751

Introduction to Science

FOUN0711

Reflective Skills for Teachers

FOUN0447

Maths and Statistics for Teachers

FOUN0721

Extended Research

FOUN0761

Psychology of Thinking and Learning

FOUN0517


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Business Management, Marketing, Business Finance, Accounting and Finance

Academic Practice in Business

FOUN0651

Maths for Business

FOUN0738

Foundations of Business

FOUN0671

Studying Social Life (for Business)

FOUN0701

Foundations of Statistics

FOUN0397

Extended Research

FOUN0761


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Studying Social Life (Social Sciences)

FOUD0531

Biology of the Environment

FOUD0591

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Foundations of Psychology

FOUD0137

Discovering Anthropology

FOUD0067

Extended Research

FOUD0431

Human Health and Disease

FOUD0567


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Psychology (applied)

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUN0741

Biology of the Environment

FOUN0771

Foundations of Psychology

FOUN0637

Studying Social Life

FOUN0691

Numerical Skills with Statistics

FOUN0781

 Human Health & Disease

FOUN0757

 Extended Research

FOUN0761

 Psychology of Thinking and Learning

FOUN0517


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Politics, Sociology, Criminology, Philosophy, Combined Honours in Social Sciences, Law

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Studying Social Life (Social Sciences)

FOUD0531

English Literature

FOUD0471

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Discovering Anthropology

FOUD0067

Introduction to Philosophy

FOUD0107

Extended Research

FOUD0431

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Economics

Foundations of Business

FOUD0421

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Core Foundation Maths for Business and Economics

FOUD0601

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

 Extended Research

FOUD0431

Maths Applications for Economics

FOUD0551


You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Geography (BA), Geography (BSc)

Numerical Skills with Statistics

FOUD0501

Introduction to Science

FOUD0541

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Studying Social Life (Social Sciences)

FOUD0531

Introduction to Earth Sciences and Physical Geography

FOUD0297

Geography

FOUD0497

Extended Research

FOUD0431

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Chemistry

Core Foundation Maths for Scientists

FOUD0041

Core Foundation Chemistry

FOUD0051

Foundations of Physics

FOUD0511

Advanced Chemistry with Project

FOUD0528

Maths Applications (Combined)

FOUD0301

 Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0207

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Ancient History, English, Classical Past, Classics, Philosophy, Theology

Academic Practice in Arts and Humanities

FOUD0371

English Literature

FOUD0471

Introduction to Ancient History

FOUD0197

Discovering Anthropology

FOUD0067

Introduction to Philosophy

 

FOUD0107

Beginners' German

MLAN0051

Extended Research

FOUD0431

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Anthropology

Academic Practice in Social Sciences

FOUD0381

Studying Social Life (Social Sciences)

FOUD0531

Biology of the Environment

FOUD0591

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Foundations of Psychology

FOUD0137

Discovering Anthropology

FOUD0067

Extended Research

FOUD0431

Human Health and Disease

FOUD0567

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

History

Academic Practice in Arts and Humanities

FOUD0371

English Literature

FOUD0471

Introduction to Ancient History

FOUD0197

Introduction to Philosophy

FOUD0107

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

Extended Essay - History

FOUD0358

 EITHER

 

Beginners' German (OR)

MLAN0051

German Consolidation

MLAN0021

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Mathematics

Core Foundation Maths for Scientists

FOUD0041

Foundations of Physics

FOUD0511

Maths Applications Combined

FOUD0301

Decision Maths

FOUD0357

Advanced Physics with Project

FOUD0468

Foundations of Statistics

FOUD0157

Mathematical Thinking

FOUD0367

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Modern Languages and Cultures

Academic Practice in Arts and Humanities

FOUD0371

English Literature

FOUD0471

Introduction to Philosophy

FOUD0107

Beginners' German

MLAN0051

Extended Research

FOUD0431

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

German Consolidation

MLAN0021

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Music

Academic Practice in Arts and Humanities

FOUD0371

English Literature

FOUD0471

Introduction to Philosophy

FOUD0107

Foundations of Music

FOUD0017

Beginners' German

MLAN0051

Extended Research

FOUD0431

An Introduction to Modern History

FOUD0097

Foundations of Music; History and Form

FOUD0027

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Gateway/ Foundation to Medicine

Key Skills and Language for Higher Education

FOUN0371

Core Foundation Chemistry

FOUN0411

Core Foundation Biology Combined

FOUN0391

Foundations of Statistics

FOUN0397

Basics of Clinical Skills for Medics

FOUN0597

Advanced Chemistry

FOUN0147

Anatomy, Physiology and Disease

FOUN0431

Scientific Imaging

FOUN0537

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.

 

Pharmacy

Key Skills and Language for Higher Education

FOUN0371

Numerical Skills with Statistics

FOUN0661

Core Foundation Chemistry

FOUN0411

Core Foundation Biology Combined

FOUN0391

Advanced Chemistry

FOUN0147

Anatomy, Physiology and Disease

FOUN0431

Scientific Imaging

FOUN0537

 

You can find more information about the aims, the learning outcomes, the modes of teaching, learning and assessment, and the programme structure by visiting the programme specification page.