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Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP) - Life Sciences

ONCAMPUS Aston

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  • Qualification

    Access to Higher Education

  • Location

    ONCAMPUS Aston

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    JAN, SEP

  • Duration

    9 months

Course summary

This one-year (3 term) programme offers successful students guaranteed progression to Aston University. An Extended 4 term programme is available in September. This programme gives guaranteed progression to Year 1 of a wide range of undergraduate degrees.

Life Sciences

  • Biology for Life Sciences
  • Chemistry for Life Sciences
  • Skills for Science
  • English

Who is this programme designed for?

This programme is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at Aston University. All students who successfully complete the UFP are guaranteed progression on a suitable programme of undergraduate study at Aston University. The UFP is set at level 3, which is equivalent to A-level standard in the UK.

What will I study?

This programme includes English and three academic subject modules. English will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects, as well as being taught separately if you need additional support to develop your English language.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed at regular intervals throughout the programme to ensure you are making the progress required to successfully complete the programme. Full assessment of the programme will take place in the final term. Assessment methodologies are aligned to those that will be experienced in the University environment, and include project work, essays, presentations and unseen examination.

Progression Degrees

When you successfully complete your ONCAMPUS Aston programme you are guaranteed entry to an Aston University degree.

  • BSc Biochemistry
  • BSc Biological Sciences
  • BSc Biomedical Science
  • BSc Neuroscience
  • BSc Optometry / Master of Optometry
  • BSc Psychology
  • BSc Psychology and Business
  • BSc Psychology and Marketing
  • BSc Psychology and Sociology
  • Master of Pharmacy

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 16,380overall cost

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

University information

ONCAMPUS Aston

  • Campus address

    ONCAMPUS Aston, Aston University, Aston Street, Birmingham, B4 7ET, England

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