The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) works in partnership with Furness College to approve a number of courses delivered by the College, giving local students the opportunity to access higher education. Subject areas include Education and Initial Teacher Training, Engineering and Health & Social Care. Partner students are able to access the facilities and services at Furness College as well as being able to access a range of University facilities at the Preston Campus.
UCLan is one of the largest Universities in the UK, offering a range of world class undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The University’s motto is ‘Ex solo ad solem’, or, ‘From the Earth to the Sun’ and helping people from all walks of life to make the most of their potential is what UCLan and its partnerships are all about.
Courses offered at Furness College:
BA (Hons) in Education (Top-up)
Foundation Degree in Children, Young People and Their Services (0 – 16 years)
Certificate in Education and Training, Preparatory (1 module)
Certificate in Education and Training, Introductory (2 modules)
Certificate in Education (Education and Training)
Certificate in Teaching, Learning and Assessment, Intermediate (3 modules)
Postgraduate Certificate in Compulsory Education (PGCE)
HNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering
HNC in Mechanical and Computer Aided Engineering
HNC Engineering (General)
Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care