Foundation degrees are not typical degrees, so there is no typical offer. Each application will be considered on its merits and in the light of your employer's commitment to support your learning.
Specific entry requirements
This is a work-based course, and a number of assignments require you to
be working in a post where your managers will allow you to undertake
and evaluate small-scale projects with children and with your
You should have relevant work experience, paid, in a voluntary capacity
or as part of your studies. Entrants should normally have as a minimum
one of the following:
- An A-level or vocational A-level
- NVQ level 3 (such as BTEC or other qualification)
- An Advanced Modern Apprenticeship.
For the period of the course you need access to a relevant work setting
for a minimum of 10 hours per week.
All applicants will be screened for fitness for practice and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be made.
Please also see the University's general entry requirements.
English language requirements
Please see the University's standard English language requirements
How to apply
International students requiring a Tier 4 visa cannot study this course at Solihull College or Swindon College, but can apply to study it at our other partners. Applications can be made through the Oxford Brookes Application Portal. For full-time study you can also apply through UCAS.
Terms and Conditions of Enrolment
When you accept our offer, you agree to the Terms and Conditions of Enrolment. You should therefore read those conditions before accepting the offer.
Oxford Brookes operates the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). All undergraduate single modules are equivalent to 7.5 ECTS credits and double modules to 15 ECTS credits. More about ECTS credits.