BA History with Foundation Year
How to apply
To study this course full-time, you will need to apply through UCAS.
UCAS code: V101
To study this course part-time, you will need to apply through our online application form.
Programme code: HSTU199
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The foundation year of the programme provides people with non-standard entry qualifications a thorough and supportive academic preparation for successful degree level study in the Department of History. On successful completion of the foundation year, students will progress to BA History.
Foundation Year: One year full-time, or two years part-time, within the Department for Lifelong Learning.
Levels 1-3: Three years full-time, or six years part-time, within the Department of History.
Progression to the Department of History
Students will progress to the Department of History after completing their foundation year, subject to meeting progression thresholds which differ across courses and departments. These will be discussed with applicants at interview. These thresholds can also be found by searching for the relevant degree course within the University's Programme Regulations Finder and viewing information relating to 'Year 0'.
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