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FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games)

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The FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games) will help international students prepare for a degree in computing.

Location

Regent College London

September 2021

Duration

1 year

Fee

£9,250 (Overseas fee)

Levels

RQF Level 3

Assessment

Presentations, Group work, Portfolio, Assignments, Exams

Delivered in partnership with

University of Bolton

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Overview

The FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games) is the ideal course for international students interested in studying computing in the UK. It is designed to introduce you to key topics in computing and software engineering, help you improve your language skills, equip you with the academic skills that you will need and introduce you to Higher Education in the UK.

You will enjoy teaching from our academic faculty that is interactive and has a strong focus on communication and group work. You will not just be learning from our academic team, but also from your fellow students as you work together and support each other’s progress.  Studying in a foreign country is a great opportunity and can be a life-changing experience. It can be a challenge too, so you will get full support and encouragement to make the most of your time living and studying in your exciting new UK environment.

Why should I do the FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games)?

The FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games) is an excellent preparation for further study in a computing related degree. On successful completion of this Level 3 qualification, you can achieve an English level comparable to IELTS 6.0 or 6.5. This course offers a combination of computing and games topics, English language and academic skills.

On completing this programme, you will be able to demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of key concepts, practices and principles in computing. You will be better equipped to solve problems using logical, analytical and empirical methods and concepts – and be familiar with industry-standard software.

Modules

  • Academic Language and Skills 4 (EFP3006)
  • Fundamentals of Computer Programming (CTF3105)
  • Computing Project (CTF3106)
  • Computers in Society (CTF3005)
  • Foundation Principles 2 (ATT3034)
  • Foundation Principles 1 (ATT3033)
  • Academic Language and Skills 3 (EFP3002)

Entry Requirements

  • A Secure English Language Test score of at least IELTS 5.0 or 5.5, or an approved comparable qualification
  • A High School Leaving Certificate (or equivalent), usually recognised as at least GCSE equivalent or above by UK NARIC

How to Apply

Each of our courses have different entry requirements and a different admission process. We encourage you to look at our course pages and the How to apply section for detailed information.

From choosing your desired course, writing your personal statement and submitting the application, you can count on our friendly Recruitment Team for help and guidance at every step of the way. Get in touch to make an initial appointment to discuss your situation.

Career Prospects

After completing the FndCert International Foundation Programme (Computing and Games) successfully, you can apply for a computing related Bachelor’s degree at Regent College London or strengthen your career prospects in computing related roles.

FAQs

How will the course be delivered?

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The course will initially be delivered digitally via Regent Digital. The delivery of the course will then move to the Regent College London campus for the traditional engagement, subject to the viability of groups and future guidance on social distancing.

Students will also be given the option of blended learning, where they will attend digital classes for one day and attend classes at the Regent College London campus for traditional engagement for one day, subject to the viability of groups and future guidance on social distancing.

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Regent College London aims to provide current information for our prospectus and website at all times however, it may occasionally be unable to run an advertised course for reasons of operational viability and student experience. In the event that a course is unable to run, or is only available at a different location, we will advise applicants and enrolled students at the earliest possible opportunity in writing. Applicants and students will, wherever feasible, be offered an alternative course or location of study.

Location

Regent College London

September 2021

Duration

1 year

Fee

£9,250 (Overseas fee)

Levels

RQF Level 3

Assessment

Presentations, Group work, Portfolio, Assignments, Exams

Delivered in partnership with

University of Bolton

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