After Your Foundation Degree: Top-up Courses

There are many reasons why you might want to consider progression onto an Honours degree:

  • To enhance your career development and increase your work-related skills and knowledge
  • To enable you to pursue new career paths - for example if you wish to become a teacher you usually need an honours degree in your subject area
  • To prepare yourself for further progression onto a higher degree such as a Masters, where you may become involved in detailed research into an aspect of your chosen specialist field
  • To continue in-depth study of a subject you enjoy at a higher level
  • Simply as a personal challenge and for your own personal development

Whatever your own personal reasons, there will be an Honours progression route for the Foundation degree you are studying.

Foundation degree awardProgress to Honours Degree award

Contemporary Art Practice

BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Dance and Theatre Arts
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Design Craft  
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Fashion
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Fine Art 
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Graphic design
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Illustration
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Moving IMage 
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Photography
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Textiles and Surface pattern

Contemporary Creative Practice: Performing Arts (Musical Theatre)

BA Musical Theatre

Digital Media ProductionBA Film and Television Production Technology (Top-up)
BA Contemporary Creative Practice: Photography
Film and Television Production TechnologyBSc (Hons) Film and Television Production Technology (Top-up)
Interior Design (by distance learning)BA (Hons) Interior Design
Music TechnologyBSc (Hons) Music Technology
Foundation degree awardProgress to Honours Degree award
Early Childhood StudiesBA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies (Top-up)
EducationBA (Hons) Education
Business ManagementBA (Hons) Business Management
Foundation degree awardProgress to Honours Degree award
ComputingVarious Honours degrees in Computing
Electrical and Electronic TechnologyBSc Electrical and Electronic Technology
BSc (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Technology
Information and Communication TechnologyVarious Honours Degrees in Computing
Manufacturing TechnologyBSc Manufacturing Technology
BSc (Hons) Manufacturing Technology
Mechanical TechnologyBSc Mechanical Technology
BSc (Hons) Mechanical Technology
Wildlife and Countryside ManagementBSc (Hons) Wildlife and Countryside Management (Top-up)

Health Sciences

Foundation degree awardProgress to Honours Degree award
Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice (Aromatherapy and Reflexology)BSc (Hons) Complementary Therapies Studies

BSc (Hons) Counselling 

Sports Development and CoachingBA (Hons) Sports Coaching and Development
 Sports Coaching and Physical Education 
 Football Coaching and Development 


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