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Health Sciences with Foundation Year Foundation Certificate

University of Nottingham

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Foundation Certificate - Fd cert

  • Location


  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

This one-year course is for talented applicants who don't meet the entry requirements for direct entry onto one of our healthcare degree programmes. Upon successful completion of the foundation year, you'll be ready to start your chosen BSc degree with confidence.You'll be part of the University's student community from day one, with access to all of the same libraries, sport facilities, societies and student support services.We'll help you develop your academic reading, writing, critical thinking, communication and subject-specific skills to prepare you for progression onto one of the following undergraduate programmes:- BSc Midwifery- BSc Nursing (Adult, Child or Mental Health pathway)- BSc Physiotherapy- BSc Sport RehabilitationProgression is subject to successful completion of the foundation programme and a successful interview.If you decide to leave the University after successfully completing the Foundation Year, you will exit the programme with a Foundation Certificate in Health Sciences.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

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A level : BCC

In any subjects. You must not be predicted or have achieved the entry requirements for your chosen pathway - Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy or Sports Rehabilitation.


University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
The university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham in September every year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    26th out of 35 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    184 76%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    100 100%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.80 76%



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