At ONCAMPUS Reading you will prepare for degree study with the opportunity for guaranteed progression on to your chosen undergraduate degree in Art, Design, Film and Theatre at the University of Reading.
Undergraduate Foundation Programme (UFP)
This programme provides a guaranteed opportunity for progression on to Year 1 of the University of Reading's undergraduate degrees in Art, Design, Film and Theatre.
Who is this programme designed for?
This programme is designed to prepare international students, who have completed senior secondary education, for entry to undergraduate studies at the University of Reading. If you successfully complete the UFP to the required level of attainment in all academic areas and achieve the required English language score, you will have the opportunity to automatically progress onto a place on a suitable programme of undergraduate study at the University of Reading. The UFP is set at NQF level 3, which is equivalent to A level standard in the UK.
How long will I study for?
This programme lasts one academic year (nine months). The year is divided into three terms of seven to eight teaching weeks and one reading week. You will be expected to undertake up to 25 hours of classroom-based study per week.
What will I study?
This Art and Design programme includes English and three academic subject modules: Design Portfolio; Art and Design; and Skills for Art and Design. English will be integrated into the teaching of academic subjects and academic skills relevant to the specific subject area will be taught to fully prepare you for university study.