Future Student Updates (COVID-19)
MENU

University of Plymouth International College

UPIC Award Logos

Foundation in Maritime Business

First-year-degree-button

Launch your maritime career in Britain’s Ocean City with a university that has a tradition of naval education stretching back to the mid-nineteenth century. You’ll study a maritime subject in a city with a famous maritime history.

Special features

  • First year direct entry available
  • Optional placement year

Pathways at the University of Plymouth

High school

Stage 1

Stage 2

 

Foundation

Your UoP degree

Location

Fees for 2019/20

EU: £9,250

International: £8,750 or £12,750

Fees for 2020/21

EU: £9,250

International: £8,750 or £13,200

Duration

One or two semesters

Intakes

January, May and September

Foundation Syllabus

Semester 1


  • BUS108 - Business Law

  • ILS1AND3 - Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • SCI101MB - Numerical Techniques 1

  • BUS107 - Principles of ICT

Semester 2


  • BUS101 - Accounting

    You will learn about the importance of accounting and financial reporting. Topics include profit and loss, trading accounts and budgetary control.
    How will I be assessed? 70% exam, 30% coursework

  • BUS103 - Economics

  • BUS105 - Business Studies

  • BUS106 - Academic Writing

     

Progression rule to Stage 2

Minimum 50% pass mark in all modules with minimum 85% attendance required across all modules.

Stage 2:Degree

More programmes at UPIC