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What makes a pathway in Social Science at the University of Worcester International College (UWIC) special?

The University’s £7m investment in a new life sciences building illustrates the commitment to learning and innovation. Opened in 2009, student, academics and researchers all benefit from the thriving collaborative environment and cutting edge facilities that it provides. 

The University has also invested in excellent skills and simulation facilities to support learning including a psychology lab, skills room and dedicated Ability House.

We add value to individuals and organisations by:

Pathways at the University of Worcester

Undergraduate pathway

Entry requirements

What qualifications will you need?

Entry requirements

Stage 1 (Foundation)

5 GCSE passes or equivalent, with a minimum C/4 grade average overall  

Please visit our entrance requirements page to find out more about equivalent qualifications from your own country.

English language requirements

The language of instruction at UWIC is English. To attain entry into the undergraduate or postgraduate pathway, you must be able to demonstrate you have a suitable level of English proficiency.

Course content

What will you study?

Here is an overview of current modules available on this course. Regular updates may mean that exact module titles may differ.

Stage 1

University Foundation

Compulsory Study Skills and Communication
Business & Economics
Critical Thinking
Globalisation
ICT Skills and Mass Communication

Specific Social Science module - World Cultures

Stages 2, 3 and 4

Stages 2, 3 and 4 follow the module structure of the First, Second and Third year of the University of Worcester degree programme that you decide to progress on to. Please see the relevant course page for details:

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Why choose UWIC?

Find out more

Find out why the University of Worcester International College could be your perfect way to study in the UK.

Qualification

What qualifications will this pathway give you?

Awards

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to one of the following awards from the University of Worcester: 

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The City of Worcester

Find out more

Discover why Worcester is such a great student city.

Study location and duration

Where and when will you be studying?

Duration

Stage 1: Two semesters only

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, January

Stage 2: September

Study Location

City Campus
University of Worcester
Castle Street
Worcester
WR1 3AS

Costs

How much will it cost?

Tuition fees

University Foundation -  £11,365

International First Year Degree -  £12,565

Second and Third Year Degree -  £12,100 per year

Accommodation

Finding the right accommodation is paramount to your university experience, and our welcoming student communities are great places to live and study.

We have over 1,000 rooms across our halls of residence. With rooms to suit every budget and need, from our 'Traditional Hall' at £102 per week to 'En-suite Extra' at £165 per week (2019/20 prices).

For full details visit our accommodation page.

Apply

How do you apply?

Direct application

Please make your application directly to UWIC, via our application form.

Get in touch

If you have any questions, please get in touch. We're here to help you every step of the way.

UWIC Admissions Office

admissions@uwic.worc.ac.uk

01905 542900