Preparatory Year in London United Kingdom

Top Preparatory Year Programs in London United Kingdom 2019

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Those planning on pursuing a higher education may find that it is invaluable to take preparatory year courses. These classes often help prepare for what will be expected of students in an actual undergrad program.  

London is the capital of UK, the most populous region and where royal family lives. It has the largest concentration of higher education in Europe with 412 thousand students at 43 universities.

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A Level Courses

MPW
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge London Birmingham + 2 more

We offer a wide selection of A-level subjects over three different study durations: one year, 18 months and two years. The one-year and two-year course starts in September and the 18-month course starts in January. Students normally study 4 subjects and IELTS English (if required)) in year 1 and continue with three subjects and English (if required) in year 2. [+]

MPW has been welcoming international students for more than 15 years. With around 150 spaces for new international students available each year across the Group, MPW has a vibrant international community that benefits from interacting with the predominantly British student body. This provides an ideal learning environment for our international students to establish the language and cultural skills needed to succeed in the highly competitive world of higher education.

At MPW we offer the most comprehensive suite of A level options that you will find in any academic institution in the UK. Subjects are offered over three different course durations with no restrictions on subject combination or course length.... [-]


Study Year in the USA

Kaplan International USA
Campus Full time 5 - 9 months September 2019 United Kingdom London

Get the best value with our long-term English courses and really immerse yourself in the culture of your chosen destination. Choose the intensity of your program and how long you want to study. [+]

Long-Term English Courses Academic Semester Also Available

Get the best value with our long-term English courses and really immerse yourself in the culture of your chosen destination. Choose the intensity of your program and how long you want to study.

These certified courses will help you become fluent in English, both in the classroom and in everyday life. You will have time to explore your amazing destination and make friends with people from all around the world.

Taking a long term English course with Kaplan is also a great way to enhance your résumé and gain a truly international perspective. To learn more about which course is best for your needs, contact us or choose a course below.... [-]


USA Exam Preparation Course (GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL)

Kaplan International USA
Campus Full time 2 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

We offer exam preparation courses for the most widely known English language exams. With these programs, you can focus on exam content and test-taking strategies to help you pass your chosen qualification with the grade you want. [+]

Prepare for the best with our Exam Preparation Courses Study towards a TOEFL®, IELTS®, Cambridge, GRE® or GMAT® qualification with a specially designed course for each option. Some of our schools are also test centers, so you can study and take the test in the same place. Exam preparation courses with Kaplan International English are the quickest way to your certification. Prepare for your test with a world leader in exam preparation. We offer exam preparation in the USA, UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia and New Zealand A large selection of start dates so you can begin your studies when it suits you Courses that will benefit you professionally and personally

Our Exam Preparation Courses: Cambridge CELTA: The Cambridge CELTA is a teacher training course that will put you on the path to being an English as a Foreign Language teacher, certified by Cambridge University. Take the CELTA and learn what you need to know to be an effective, successful English teacher and use your qualification to get a job! Cambridge Exam: The Cambridge Exam is an internationally recognized test and qualification of English language ability. Our Cambridge preparation courses enable you to feel confident taking the exam and help you gain the best mark you can. Cambridge FCE Exam Preparation: During lessons for this FCE preparation course, you will cover all sections of the FCE in detail. This includes taking practice tests, learning the best exam techniques, and improving your general level of English. Cambridge CAE Exam Preparation: During... [-]


UK Sixth Form Studies for International Students: A-Levels

City and Islington College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

The College boasts an outstanding record of achievement for A Level students. In 2013, the overall pass rate was an impressive 98% from 1,622 entries – and students achieved a 100% pass rate in 22 subjects. Our dedicated staff and exceptional partnerships with universities have helped... [+]

The A Level programme is studied at Level 3 over a two year period. You will study in a traditional way where your final grades will be based on end of year exams.

The qualification is divided into an AS Level (year 1) and an A2 Level (year 2) which each make up 50% of your overall grade. Most students take 4 subjects in their first year and 3 in their second year. We have 34 subjects available at A Level (22 of which have a 100% pass rate):

Biology Business Studies Chemistry Computing Critical and Contextual Studies Dance Drama & Theatre Studies Economics Electronics English Language & Literature English Literature Film Studies Fine Art French Further Mathematics Geography German Government & Politics OCR Graphics History Italian Mathematics Media Studies Music Music Technology Philosophy Photography Physics Psychology Religious Studies Sociology Spanish Textiles Turkish ... [-]

Extended Degree Programme in Science

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2019 United Kingdom London

Not to be confused with a Foundation degree, this Applied Sciences qualification is designed for the mature applicant. It offers a route into science professions for those who have not followed the traditional route of A Levels. [+]

Get into science

Haven’t followed the traditional route of Science and Maths A-Levels? This is your way into a career in the exciting world of science. On this programme, our team of experienced scientists will teach you the fundamentals of biology, chemistry, and mathematics, as well as the best laboratory practice. Once you’ve successfully completed the year, you can choose to progress your studies here at LSBU.

Q: What is an extended degree?

A: It's a structured 4/5 year programme, where the first year prepares you with the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake a degree-level course.

Why study Science Extended Degree at LSBU?

Our staff is experts, with a great deal to share. Open up your prospects in Forensic Science, Sport and Exercise Science, Food Sciences, Bioscience or Human Nutrition. Dedicated facilities: benefit from multi-purpose and specialist labs with all the instrumentation you'd expect in modern scientific fields.... [-]


International Masters Foundation Programme

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 1 - 3 semesters September 2019 United Kingdom London

Preparatory programmes for prospective postgraduate international students who aren't currently eligible for direct entry to an LSBU postgraduate degrees in Business and related fields. [+]

This course is only open to International students from non-EU countries.

This programme is ideal for independent, non-EU students who have completed an undergraduate degree programme and are looking for guaranteed progression (subject to achieving specified to a Master's level degree in the UK.

The Master's Foundation will allow you to improve your English whilst learning the study skills and research methods that you will need during your Master's degree studies.

You will study and live on campus so that you are part of University life from the start. This includes full use of the all the university's academic, social and sporting facilities.

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Full-time (up to 25 hours per week)... [-]


Extended Degree Programme in Engineering

London South Bank University
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 5 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

This Engineering qualification offers a route into the engineering professions for those who have not followed the traditional A Level route. [+]

Get into engineering

Didn’t follow the traditional route of Science and Maths A-Levels? You can still find your way into the engineering professions. Whether you’re a mature student needing a degree to progress your career, someone from a non-engineering background looking to change direction, or a school leaver without the grades for level 4, this programme is for you.

This course covers the fundamentals of maths, science, and technology relevant to engineering. The experience you gain during the year, and your discussions with tutors will help you choose the degree best suited to your interests and abilities.

Q: What is an extended degree?

A: It’s a structured 4/5 year programme, where the first year prepares you with the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake a degree-level course.... [-]


Extended Degree Programme in Built Environment

London South Bank University
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 6 years September 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Not to be confused with a Foundation degree, this Extended Degree is a structured 4/5 year programme (when completed full-time) intended specifically for mature applicants. The first year prepares students to undertake a degree-level course [+]

Dream careers can be built

If you’re a mature student looking to progress your career, or don’t satisfy the requirements for entry onto a degree course; this preparation year is for you. This isn’t a freestanding degree. Think of it as the first year in a four-year period of studying that will lead you to a degree linked to one of the built environment professions: architecture, surveying, and construction management. The experience you gain during the year, and your discussions with tutors will help you choose the degree best suited to your interests and abilities.

Why study Built Environment at LSBU? No. 1 London university: for 'satisfied with teaching' and 'satisfied with assessment' in Building, town and country planning (Guardian League Table 2018) Our subject-specific facilities include a Building Information Modelling (BIM Centre). History: we’ve been educating building professionals for over 100 years – and have strong industry connections. Flexible study: Study full-time or part-time one day a week. Specialist staff with great industry contacts. Key course information - ordered by mode Mode Duration Start Date Location Full-time 4 years September Southwark Campus Part-time 6 years September Southwark Campus Sandwich 5 years September Southwark Campus Modules ... [-]