Foundation Learning

Foundation Learning

Foundation Learning Overview

Our Foundation Learning programmes are tailored around you. Our programmes will get you ready for Level 2 or 3 programmes or an Apprenticeship by giving you the skills needed to succeed.

Available Foundation Learning courses

Art & Design (UAL Level 1 Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. The study programme operates over three days a week and there is an expectation that some self-initiated work will develop during private study. The study programme is made up of a series...

Business and Administration (Gateway Level 1 Certificate)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. The study programme covers core units that focus on key transferable skills, such as research and planning, time management, and working with others. Learners will also take a number of sector units;...

Caring for Children (CACHE Level 1 Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Students currently spend two-and-a-half days a week in College to support their learning around childcare and enhance their maths and English skills. Students need to spend up to 10 hours completing course work...

Games Design (UAL Level 1 Award and Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Whatever your passion is for games design, we offer you a broad practical introduction to many aspects of games production that will include: · 2D Design · Animation · Level Design · Concept Art · Game Engines The e...

Health and Social Care (BTEC Level 1 Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units you will study include: Being Organised, Progression Plan, Working with Others, Researching a Topic, Finding out about Health and Social Services, Providing a Creative Activity, Communication Skills, Supporting Others to Use...

Information Technology (BTEC Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. The study programme is made up of the following units:Being organised, Developing a personal progression plan, Working with others, Research a topic, Using digital communication technologies, Solving technical IT problems, Creating...

Media (UAL Level 1 Diploma)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This study programme provides a basic introduction to the subjects of media. The course offers introductory units in many of the key areas: Film and Television Animation and Soundtracks Music Production and...

Prince’s Trust Team programme with Inspire Suffolk

The Prince’s Trust Team programme is run by local charity Inspire Suffolk in partnership with Suffolk New College. Taking place over 12 weeks, the programme is made up of various activities that are designed to increase your self-confidence, motivation and se...

Public Services & Sport (Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. You will study units about Public Service, Employability and Sport; these include: • College Induction • Teamwork • Taking part in sport • Problem solving in the work place • Contributing to running an event • Research skills • Responding to...

Public Services & Sport (Level 1/Level 2) - on the Coast

This course is based at Suffolk New College - on the coast (Seaward Avenue, Leiston) You will study units about Public Service, Employability and Sport; these include: • College Induction • Teamwork • Taking part in sport • Problem solving in the work place • Contributi...

Vehicle Maintenance And Repair (Level 1 Gateway Certificate)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. This foundation programme of study has been designed to give you a general introduction to a broad range of basic motor vehicle and accident repair skills. Practical activities are completed in fully-resourced...