Prepare for your undergraduate degree.
The International Foundation Year is a pre-university course designed to prepare you to enter the first year of an undergraduate degree at Keele. You will study a range of academic subjects, study skills and English language modules over two semesters. Your classes will deepen your understanding of the subjects which interest you, helping you access a wide variety of degree options and career paths.
The International Foundation is available in two pathways: Business, Economics and Computing or Social Studies and Humanities. You will be assessed regularly throughout your course so your tutors can monitor your progress and make sure you are achieving your goals.
Explore the world of technology and its role in modern society while you prepare to enter your undergraduate degree.
Learn about languages, cultures and histories. Improve your critical thinking and consider what it means to be human.
January 2020 start
Semester 1: 06/01/2020 – 22/05/2020
Semester 2: 26/05/2020 – 14/08/2020
September 2020 start
Semester 1: 21/09/2020 – 22/01/2021
Semester 2: 25/01/2021 – 28/05/2021
This two semester foundation course is a 30 week programme split into two semesters. Your studies will focus on academic subject, study skills and improving your English language level. You will study a combination of core modules, which are compulsory, and optional modules available for your chosen pathway.
Once you successfully complete the programme and achieve the required grades, you can enter the first year of your chosen undergraduate single or combined honours degree.