International Foundation in Business, Hospitality and Tourism

University of Gloucestershire

Program Description

International Foundation in Business, Hospitality and Tourism

University of Gloucestershire

Prepare for direct entry to Year 1 of an undergraduate degree in a range of subjects including Accounting and Finance, Computing, Events Management, Geography, Law and Physical Education at the University of Gloucestershire.

Course features

  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Find out more about our money back guarantee.
  • Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules.
  • Guidance with your university applications, so you choose the best degree for you.

Key course facts

  • Course length: 2-4 Terms
  • Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: January, July, September; 2020: January
  • Fees: From £7,880
  • Class hours: 18 hours per week minimum
  • Class size: 16
  • Class duration:
    • Standard:
      • English classes per week: 6 hours
      • Subject module classes per week: 12 hours
      • Average total per week: 18 hours
    • 6 month:
      • English classes per week: 9 hours
      • Subject module classes per week: 15 hours
      • Average total per week: 24 hours
    • Integrated:
      • Subject module classes per week: 12 hours
      • Average total per week: 18 hours

Morning and afternoon classes are held Monday to Friday between 09.00 - 19.15 excluding bank holidays.

  • Award: International Foundation Certificate (RQF Level 3) from the University of Gloucestershire.
  • Course options:
    • Standard (3-term, 9-month programme)
    • Extended (Contains an additional term(s) of English language.)
    • Integrated (4 year, combines an undergraduate degree with the pathway programme)

Entry requirements

Standard

  • Academic requirements: Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
  • English language requirements:
    • 2 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.
    • 3 Terms: IELTS 4.5 (with a minimum of 4.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above. All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. All students commencing courses for the January start date must be 16 by 01 September of that academic year. For example, students starting in January 2019 must be 16 by 01 September 2018.

Extended

  • Academic requirements: Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
  • English language requirements: IELTS 4.0 (with a minimum of 4.0 in all subskills) or equivalent.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above. All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. All students commencing courses for the January start date must be 16 by 01 September of that academic year. For example, students starting in January 2019 must be 16 by 01 September 2018.

Integrated

  • Academic requirements: Completion of 12 years of schooling (or the local equivalent to meet the same standard) with good grades.
  • English language requirements: IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent.
  • Age requirements: 16 years and above. All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 16 years old by 01 September of that calendar year. All students commencing courses for the January start date must be 16 by 01 September of that academic year. For example, students starting in January 2019 must be 16 by 01 September 2018.


*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices that are shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

This school offers programs in:
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Last updated September 6, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2019
July 1, 2019
Duration
Duration
6 - 12 
Full time
Price
Price
7,880 GBP
From £7,880. Additional fees may apply.
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Locations
United Kingdom - Cheltenham, England
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Jan. 2019
United Kingdom - Cheltenham, England
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End date June 28, 2019
July 1, 2019
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End date June 5, 2020
Sept. 2019
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