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AWARDING GREAT BRITISH QUALIFICATIONS

INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION DIPLOMA FOR HIGHER EDUCATION STUDIES (L3IFD*) (RQF) 2

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*Level 3 International Foundation Diploma in Higher Education Studies


Overview

This is a one-year pre-university qualification which includes a significant amount of English language teaching. The Level 3 IFD course is designed to provide students with an entry route to UK or overseas universities or progression onto our Level 4 Diplomas in Computing, Business or Business IT. This qualification improves students’ academic English language skills. All materials and assessments are in English.


Delivery Method

Face-to-face classes attended at an Accredited Partner Centre

Duration Full-time

1

YEAR

Part-time

2-3 YEARS


Assessment

Assessment through examination or coursework assignments offered in several assessment cycles throughout the year.

Enrolment

is during November January, April, May and July.


Entry Requirements

• Students must have successfully completed secondary school education OR • 1 General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ Level Pass Students must also meet the English language entry requirements of:  IELTS minimum score of 4.5 or above OR  General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ Level English D7 or above


Qualification Six International Foundation Diploma (L3IFD) streams: • L3IFD Business Stream ❏ Six core units plus Introduction to Business and Introduction to Accounting and Economics • L3IFD Computing Stream ❏ Six core units plus Introduction to Computer Science and Introduction to Programming • L3IFD Higher Finance Stream ❏ Six core units plus Further Mathematics and Introduction to Accounting and Economics • L3IFD Engineering Stream ❏ Six core units plus Further Mathematics and Physics • L3IFD Chemical Engineering Stream ❏ Six core units plus Further Mathematics and Chemistry • L3IFD Health Sciences Stream ❏ Six core units plus Biology and Chemistry


Structure

6

Core Units

2

Elective Units

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Developing English Language Skills Advanced English Language Skills English for Academic Purposes Study and Communication Skills Culture Studies Foundation Mathematics

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Introduction to Computer Science Introduction to Programming Introduction to Business Introduction to Accounting and Economics • Further Mathematics • Physics • Chemistry • Biology

Students who successfully complete the Level 3 IFD qualification are eligible to enroll for a degree course overseas at a university campus.


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