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What is a Computing foundation course for and what should I expect?
Computing foundation courses offer a route into the Computing degree programmes for applicants who do not have the standard entry requirements, or have been out of formal education for some time. We cover the basics of the Computing subject area as well as study skills. At the end of the foundation year you have the core computing knowledge and study skills to start the full degree course.
If you have any other enquiries relating to this you can contact the Computing Team to discuss, their contact details can be found at the bottom of the specific course page by searching the Computing subject area.
Alternatively, chat with our current students who will be able to share this information with you and any other course-related queries.
At the University of Bolton, we understand our students have different requirements and we pride ourselves on the positive and supportive learning environment we provide. Being voted No. 1 for Student Satisfaction for the past three years (Complete University Guide, North West) is a testament to our approach.
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