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International Foundation Year in Humanities, Law and Social Sciences

Cardiff University International Study Centre

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  • Qualification

    Access to Higher Education

  • Location

    Cardiff University International Study Centre location

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    17-JAN-22, 24-JAN-22, 16-MAY-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

The International Foundation Year prepares you for university with English language and study skills practice, as well as subject-specific teaching. When you complete the programme, you will progress to the first year of your undergraduate degree. This pathway allows you to progress to degrees in subjects including English, Journalism, History, Politics and many more. You choose a route depending on which undergraduate degree you plan to study. There are three routes: Law, Arts and Humanities and Social Science. Which route you choose impacts the modules you will study.

Study the world around you

The International Foundation Year prepares you for your chosen undergraduate degree. At the International Study Centre, you will have support as you adjust to life in the UK, with academic and English language preparation to help you when you progress to Cardiff University.

What will I study?

As a student on the Arts, Humanities, Law and Social Sciences pathway of the International Foundation Year, you will study all of the 'core' modules as well as additional modules depending on which subject route you choose.

Core modules

Studying Social Life
Academic Practice
Introduction to Humanities and Social Sciences
Globalisation

Arts and Humanities modules

Extended essay

Law modules

Contemporary Legal Systems

Social Science modules

Introduction to Psychology

Progress to your degree

After completing your International Foundation Year and achieving the necessary grades, you can transition to your chosen undergraduate degree.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 17,000overall cost

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

University information

Cardiff University International Study Centre

  • Campus address

    Cardiff University International Study Centre location, 4th Floor, Cardiff University Student Union Building, Park Place, Cardiff, Cardiff, CF10 3QN, Wales

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