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International Foundation Programme in Social Science

Aston University, Birmingham

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UCAS CODE: L900

Course options

  • Qualification

    Foundation Diploma - Fd Dip

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

The International Foundation Programme in Social Science offers you to the chance to develop a solid foundation for an exciting career in social sciences. You will get a taste for many of the subjects we offer, to help you choose which path you’d like to follow.Exploring the world of modern politics, you will study topics including foreign relations and conflict resolution, learning to analyse and evaluate political events and developments. A developmental psychology module will teach you how cognition, language and perception develop in children and how research using children is conducted. In addition, you will study the sociology of identities and inequalities.All the modules included in the programme encourage you to develop skills in critical thinking, and independent study. Classes are designed to stimulate new ways of thinking and approaching topics, leaving you fully prepared to join the School of Languages and Social Sciences on an undergraduate degree programme. This course is for non-EU international students only.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,500per year

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

University information

Aston University, Birmingham

  • University League Table

    43rd

  • Campus address

    Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, Birmingham, B4 7ET, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    31st out of 102 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    122 62%

    44th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    67 67%

    28th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    88th

    30

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