U Foundation – Engineering

Awarding Body
Delivery Mode
On Campus, Online
School of Engineering
6 to 9 Months

LRN Level 3 Diploma In Pre U Foundation Studies is designed to help candidates in developing their understanding and knowledge of the pathway they wish to pursue at Higher Education Level.

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Course Structure

The LRN Level 3 Diploma In Pre U Foundation Studies is a 120 credit qualification.

Candidates must complete the 3 mandatory units plus 3 optional units.

Mandatory Unit
Unit Title Level Credit
Foundation Mathematics 3 20
Foundation Computing 3 20
Study Skills 3 20


Optional Units (Candidates must complete 3 units)
Unit Title Level Credit
Foundation Biology 3 20
Foundation Chemistry 3 20
Foundation Physics 3 20
Further Mathematics 3 20
Foundation Business and Management 3 20
Foundation Economics 3 20
Foundation Accounting 3 20
Foundation Psychology 3 20
Foundation Sociology 3 20
Foundation Law 3 20
Foundation Hospitality 3 20
Foundation Government and Politics 3 20

The qualification has a minimum credit value of 120.

Entry Requirements

Candidates should have:

At least 4 or 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C (may need to be in specific subjects),

Level 2/First Diploma (in a relevant subject with merit or distinction)

NVQ Level 2 or equivalent Level 2 qualification 

Candidates should also have a speaking, listening, reading and writing ability which is commensurate to CEFR Level B1 (or equivalent). This is to ensure they meet the communication requirements for this qualification.


The assessment consists of written assessments externally set by LRN.

The marking of assessments will be carried out in accordance with the assessment criteria listed in the assessments. To ensure a rigorous quality assurance model is applied, each of the marked assessments will be moderated.

University Progression

LRN Level 3 Diploma In Pre U Foundation Studies has been designed to reflect the wide variation in candidates’ origins, levels of education and career aims. Progression opportunities may, therefore, take a variety of paths. Depending on the level of qualification achieved, it may be appropriate for the candidate to progress to:

  • A Level 4 qualification in their chosen subject area

  • A higher level of any qualification – e.g. Degree

  • Vocational qualifications

  • Employment at a Supervisory management level

Who accepts LRN Level 3 Diploma In Pre U Foundation Studies?

  • Royal Holloway, University of London
  • SOAS, University of London
  • Heriot-Watt University
  • University of Sussex
  • Middlesex University
  • University of Greenwich
  • Regent’s University London
  • Southampton Solent University
  • University of Essex
  • Chester University
  • University of Sunderland
  • Bangor University
  • University of Wales, Trinity Saint David
  • University of South Australia, Business School

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