Humanities and Social Sciences

Foundation Entry Year

During your Foundation Entry Year you will study a mixture of core modules on essential academic skills, alongside subject based options that you can choose according to your target award. The core modules will help you in the transition to degree-level study and offer an introduction to the opportunities of academic life. The subject modules will introduce you to how to operate in your specialist field and prepare you for progression to a range of undergraduate honours programmes. Our courses offer a creative blend of academic expertise and practical experience to provide students with knowledge, confidence and skills for the future.

For detailed information about studying this course at the University of Central Lancashire, please see the course specification and course handbook for your year of entry: 2016.

Please Note: For details on possible changes to courses, please see our Important Information

Foundation Year Modules

Compulsory Modules

  • Essential Study Skills for Higher Education
  • Developing Academic Knowledge
  • Target Award Extended Study
  • Learning by Experience

Year Long Modules

  • Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Education, Childhood and Deaf Studies
  • Introduction to History
  • Introduction to Philosophy
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Film and Media Theory
  • Introduction to Literature
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Themes in Archaeology
  • Introduction to Psychology

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Applications are now welcome for September 2016 places.