Faculty of Arts

Foundation Arts

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The Foundation Year is for you if your:

  • academic grades prevent you applying directly for a degree
  • personal background means you might not consider the University of Nottingham 

The Foundation Year:

  • builds skills, knowledge and confidence
  • guarantees a place on your chosen degree (on successful completion)
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Who is the Foundation Year for?

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What is the Foundation Year like?



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What degrees can I go on to?

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How to apply


What do our Foundation Year students think of the course?


Arts and Humanities Foundation Year

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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telephone:0115 951 5559
email: artssupport@nottingham.ac.uk