Pre-Bachelor International Foundation Programme (Pharmacology and Physiology) IFP Certificate

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

The International Foundation Programme (Pharmacology and Physiology) IFP Certificate from the University of Kent has been specifically designed to prepare international students for academic study on a wide range of our undergraduate degree programmes. The International Foundation Programme offers a guaranteed place on an undergraduate degree programme at Kent upon successful completion.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 5 IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT Management
Skills and Training

Course programme

Course Content

The International Foundation programme is a modular course taught over three terms, starting in September or January. All students take one module in Skills and Academic English and either take a module in English for Academic Study or complete a project. The Skills and Academic English classes differ from 'English language' classes as you will be working to develop skills to fully enjoy your academic experience in the UK. These include, for example, developing your sense of responsibility in seminar/ group work and as an independent student, improving your skills in time management, project management, and developing your analytical and critical skills.

You then choose three other modules from the list below, depending on your chosen pathway:

  • Analogue Electronics
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Art & Design
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Electrical Principles and Measurements
  • Film, Drama and Literary Text
  • Fundamentals of Human Biology
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • History
  • Law
  • Life Sciences
  • Maths and Statistics
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
Foundation year

Possible modules may include:

  • Life Sciences for University Study
  • Molecules and Analysis
  • Mathematics and Statistics for University Study
  • Foundation Project
  • Academic Skills Development
  • English for Academic Study