B2.3 Foundation Diploma

  • i. To obtain a Foundation Diploma a student must pass, within a period of two years, at least eight acceptable module credits including the Foundation compulsory modules from the appropriate
    Foundation Subject. 

    ii. A candidate for a Foundation Diploma is not permitted to include more than four semesters of study within the period of study permitted in 3(i).

    iii. Module credits obtained during the Foundation Stage may not be counted towards the general requirements for any other award. Neither can any modules taken and passed as part of the
    foundation programme be retaken and count towards Stage I.

    iv. Students must pass the requirements of the Diploma before progressing to Stage I.

    v. This award carries 120 credits at levels 3 and 4 including at least 60 at level 3.