School of the Built Environment


    Love them or hate them, towns and cities are the context within which most of us live, work and play. The Built Environment Foundation course gives you the opportunity to progress to built environment degree courses at Oxford Brookes.





    This course provides the basis for deciding what to study at degree level and the chance to make informed choices about your future professional education and career.


    The Built Environment Foundation course qualifies you to go on to a validated BA (Hons) or BSc (Hons) degree course, and beyond that, to study for a master's degree or even a PhD.

    It is designed to develop your understanding and problem-solving skills in areas which are fundamental to the environment, design and development of cities. You will be introduced to a variety of subjects that, with the correct choice of modules, will contribute to your progress to one of the degree courses offered within the School of the Built Environment.