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Master's Foundation Programme

University of Sunderland

Pre-Master On Campus Blended
9 months
Duration
13485 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master's Foundation Programme at ONCAMPUS Sunderland is available as a one, two or three-term programme, with guaranteed progression to a wide range of Master’s degrees at the University of Sunderland. You will study your Foundation programme at our state-of-the-art Centre located at the heart of the University of Sunderland City campus.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

We realise that the situation around the world is changing all the time. If for whatever reason you cannot start your programme as planned, your place will be deferred to the next available start date. Provision will be made to continue and complete the programme online if required to ensure you will be able to compete your programme successfully and progress as planned to your university degree

Who is this programme designed for?

This Master's Foundation Programme at ONCAMPUS Sunderland is designed to prepare international students for postgraduate study in the UK. The Master’s Foundation will allow you to improve your English whilelearning the study skills and research methods that you will need during your Master’s degree studies. Depending on the length of the programme you study, you may also study academic modules relating to your chosen progression route.

How long will I study for?

The duration of the programme is dependent on the number of terms studied (three, six or nine months). Each term consists of seven to eight teaching weeks, one reading week, and an assessment week. The weekly hours of study varies by term with students on average studying around 18-23 (and up to 25) hours per week.

How will I be assessed?

Each module will have an assessment schedule, which will be completed by the end of the appropriate term, and will include formative and summative assignments and other assessment tasks. Assessments will be designed to demonstrate learning across the individual modules of the programme and to allow you to experience a wide range of the assessment methods used in UK postgraduate programmes.

Assessments will normally include coursework, essays, reports and other structured assignments, oral examination and unseen written examinations.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Organisations and Behaviour and Principles of Management
  • Principles of Management and Business Environment or Marketing 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Pick our BRAND NEW first-in-class blended online program for your first term from September, and join us face to face in September/January

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum age: 21+

English requirements

  • 3 terms – from 4.5 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 4.0
  • 2 terms – from 5.0 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 4.5
  • 1 term – from 5.5 IELTS or equivalent, with no single element less than 5.0*

*A 4-term programme is available if you do not yet have the required English language level. This programme includes an English language module (ELM) followed by the 3 terms of Master’s Foundation required to apply for entry to the first year of your Master’s degree. 

Academic Entry Requirements

To study this programme you will need to have successfully completed your Bachelor's degree or equivalent, from a recognised university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13485 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13485 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
  • 4 terms: £17,980

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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