Full-time 12 months
Full-time 12 months
Certificate / Foundation
The NCC Education Level 3 International Foundation Diploma for Higher Education Studies (RQF) is a one-year pre-university qualification which includes a significant amount of English language teaching. The qualification is designed to provide students with an entry route to UK or overseas universities courses, or progression on to the NCC Education Level 4 Diplomas in Computing, Business or Business Information Technology.
The qualification aims to improve students’ general and academic English language ability, enhance their study skills and cultural understanding and equip them with the language and skills to go on to academic study in English in the fields of computing, engineering, and business at a suitable level.
To complete the qualification a student must study and pass eight modules, consisting of six core modules and two elective modules.
March, June, September, December
|Full-Time||S$ 13,054||S$ 15,408|
(Fee Protection Scheme)
|S$ 91.38||S$ 107.86|
|Non-Refundable Application Fees
||S$ 107||S$ 321|
|Student Pass Processing and Administrative Fees
All fees stated above are indicative and inclusive of 7% GST. Refer to the personalized PEI-Student Contract for detailed fee payment schedule.
Minimum Age: 16
Academic Qualifications: At least a subject for GCE ‘O’ Level, OR at least equivalent to a pass in NITEC or Higher NITEC Level, or an international qualification which is equivalent to secondary education subject to NCC Education’s approval.
English Language: Have the required minimum result in the NCC Education Standard English Placement Test (SEPT) OR Have a valid score of 4.5 or above in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examination or equivalent.
Assessments for all units are offered in a number of assessment cycles throughout the year. Units are assessed by both examination and coursework assignments.
|Assessment Structure||Global Examination||Local Examination||Global Assignment|
|DEVELOPING ENGLISH LANGUAGE SKILLS||NA||100%||NA|
|ADVANCED ENGLISH LANGUAGE SKILLS||100%||NA||NA|
|ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES||NA||NA||100%|
|STUDY AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS||NA||NA||100%|
|ELECTIVE MODULES (SELECT 2)|
|INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE (ELECTIVE)||100%||NA||NA|
|INTRODUCTION TO PROGRAMMING (ELECTIVE)||NA||50%||50%|
|INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS (ELECTIVE)||100%||NA||NA|
|INTRODUCTION TO ACCOUNTING AND ECONOMICS (ELECTIVE)||100%||NA||NA|
|FURTHER MATHEMATICS (ELECTIVE)||100%||NA||NA|
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