The University’s Foundation Programme aims to produce ‘degree-ready’ students planning to progress onto one of the bachelor programmes, or similar, delivered in partnership with Aston University. The Foundation Programme is quality assured by Aston University, UK.
The Muscat University Foundation Programme consists of English; English for Academic Purposes; IT/Computing; Maths, and subject-specific modules relating to the future bachelor programme the student wishes to join. Study skills are embedded throughout the modules. During the three terms, students will study different modules which increase in challenge and English language complexity. The FP is designed in such a way that language and skills acquired in one module can be applied to others on the FP and to their future bachelor’s degree.
The Muscat University Foundation Programme fully complies with the Oman Academic Accreditation Authority’s (OAAA) guidelines for Foundation Programmes in Oman. Each Module Specification document has been carefully mapped to the OAAA learning outcomes.
The Foundation Programme aims to: