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...

Digital IT Skills (Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units are likely to include: Spreadsheet Software, Presentation Software, Word Processing Software, Using Virtual Meetings, Communication Skills. All students who have not achieved a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE English or...

Entry 3 Skills for the Hair and Beauty Sector

This course is based at our Ipswich CampusThe full-time course will introduce you to the skills needed to go on and study or work in the Hair and Beauty sector. This course teaches you about the hair and beauty industries,...

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...

Level 1 Moving On for ESOL Speakers

This course is designed for young people with English as a second language moving on from high school into College. It will support you to prepare for progression onto a vocational course. This is a full-time course and will improve...

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 Interactive Media Radio...

Motor Vehicle - Maintenance And Repair (Level 1)

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...

Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair (Level 1)

This course takes place at our Suffolk Rural Campus (Otley).This foundation programme of study has been designed to give you a general introduction to a broad range of basic motorcycle maintenance repair skills. Delivered at our Rural Campus, the...

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...

Skills for Working in Health & Social Care (Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units are likely to include: Health & Safety in a Social Care Setting, Working in Health & Social Care, Person Centred Support, Equality & Inclusion in Health & Social Care, Principles &...

Sport (Level 1)

This course is based at our Ipswich campus. Units for Level 1 in Sport may include: The effect of exercise on the body Planning your own fitness program Taking part in team and individual sports Playing sport Assisting in a sporting...