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Graduate Diploma in Science, Computing and Engineering

Graduate Diploma in Science, Computing and Engineering

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

9 months

Start date

11-JAN-21

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Pre-Master's Diploma

Subject areas

Preparatory Courses Science Engineering Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

A Graduate Diploma will prepare you for direct entry to a postgraduate degree. During the programme you will develop academic and postgraduate research skills while improving your English language abilities.

Prepare for direct entry to a postgraduate degree in a range of specialist and technical subjects at the University of Stirling.

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is both formal and informal. Informally you will receive advice and feedback throughout your programme from your teachers. You will also be assessed by a combination of examinations at the end of each semester, and coursework which may include written assignments, reports, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations and problem-solving exercises.

Modules

This module focuses on developing your academic language and study skills for postgraduate study in the UK. Topics include: learning styles and self-appraisal application of numeracy skills advanced reading and comprehension skills analysing, critiquing and synthesising argument qualitative and quantitative research methods

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£15,995

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£15,995

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Academic requirements: Pass in an undergraduate degree in any academic subject or Diploma (3-5 years) with high grades in any academic subject.