International Foundation Year in Science & Engineering
Type: Full Time
Awarding Body: Download/print details
Download PDF application form Enquire
This course is specially designed for international students whose first language is not English. It will help you develop an understanding of science and engineering concepts,
and provide you with extra academic support to help with admission to undergraduate courses.
You will practise a range of transferable explanatory and evaluative skills. You will learn how to apply these skills, as well as your expertise in academic reading, listening,
speaking and writing.
Course Structure & Teaching Methods
You will choose from a selection of modules, each worth 40 credits. Your choice will be based upon your academic background and your intended degree programme. You will need to gain a total of 140 credits to successfully complete the course.
You will be assessed through a mixture of regular coursework and assessments during and at the end of each module.
Successful completion of the course guarantees you a place at the University of Reading.
Students may progress to a number of other Universities, including Kingston University, London.