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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Location

    Burnley Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

This programme - developed by community leaders, for community leaders - is designed to give people working at grass roots level the tools they need to make change happen. You’ll develop skills in leadership, project development and management, and find out how to fund and effectively manage action groups, so your community can take control of its own regeneration. The idea is that everything you learn, you pass on to your peer groups through mentoring - a cascade effect that sustainably improves the community for everyone. You’ll graduate fully prepared to lead your community - and it’s the perfect stepping stone to a further Honours degree. Maximising your employability is a key part of what we offer. This includes working with you after you complete your course, including the provision of first class business incubation facilities that you can use if you want to start your own business, backed up with free training to help your business succeed. Students have graduated from this programme to go into local politics, education, youth work, business development; local government and public sector, law and management.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

12,700per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 64

or a portfolio of appropriate experiential learning and interview. We welcome applications from mature students who have a good track record in community practice.

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University information

University of Central Lancashire

  • University League Table

    70th

  • Campus address

    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE, England

An affordable city for students, Preston was also named as best place in the UK’s North West to live and work (Good Growth for Cities Guide 2019).
UCLan is culturally-diverse, home to students from 120 countries and with international partnerships across the globe.
Students get free sports centre membership, allowing them to use the new Sir Tom Finney sports centre and the 64-acre UCLan Sports Arena.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    67th out of 123 1

    32nd out of 83 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    122 56%

    63rd

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68 68%

    73rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%

    34th

    31
  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    133 77%

    17th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76 76%

    53rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%

    38th

    17

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