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Mathematics (Foundation Entry) BSc (Hons)


What will I learn?

**Course Overview**This foundation year builds on your mathematical skills, preparing you for entry onto the BSc (Hons) Mathematics degree. **Why study with us**- Throughout your degree you’ll expand your knowledge of the three strands of mathematics – pure, applied and statistics –and have the chance to explore specialist areas such as cryptology, fluid dynamics and mathematical biology. - Our friendly lecturers are always available to help support you. They'll make sure you're ready to start the degree of your choice.- There are opportunities to go on international field trips which have an educational purpose. Previous students have been as far afield as Benin in West Africa. **What you'll do**- You’ll study Foundation Maths modules and follow this up with either three physics or three computing modules.- You’ll develop important transferable skills such as teamwork and communication - important to employers, and useful in your studies. - Other key workplace skills you’ll acquire include analytical, investigative, problem-solving and self-management.**Accreditations**- This course is accredited by the IMA, the UK's learned and professional society for mathematics and its applications. The IMA award the Chartered Mathematician designation, which can be gained following further training and professional experience.**Future Careers**Your Foundation Entry Mathematics degree is a stepping stone to a career in a many sectors, including finance, banking and insurance, business consultancy and operational research.

Which department am I in?

School of Engineering and Computing

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£16,500.00 (US$ 20,201) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

23 September 2024


Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,



PR1 2HE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have High School Diploma plus SAT 1550 from 'Critical Reading', 'Math' and 'Writing' (before March 2016) OR SAT 1130 from 'Evidence Based Reading and Writing' and 'Math' (after March 2016) OR ACT Composite Score 22 and two SAT Subject Tests at 600 each OR Two Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grades 3, 3. OR (if no SAT or ACT) - Three SAT Subject Tests with grades 600 each OR Three Preferred Advanced Placements (APs) with grade 3, 3, 3.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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