O que eu aprenderei?

This course is the perfect start to your degree at DMU with the International Year Zero (IYZ). You will take an extra year of study at DMUIC in order to complete your degree at DMU. Students who take the IYZ will continue to the first year of study of their chosen International Incorporated Bachelor's degree programme at DMU.

IYZ routes are available in:

  • Art and Design
  • Business and Law
  • Engineering and Computing
  • Life Sciences/Psychology
  • Media
  • Pharmacy

Course structure

Every IYZ has a number of core compulsory modules:

Study Skills I: Introduction to DMU

This module provides a vehicle for you to participate in a range of on- and off-campus activities and by a thorough introduction into the life of culture of DMU and the city of Leicester to enable you to reflect upon your initial experiences through short essays and a presentation.

Study Skills II: IT & Numeracy

You will gain a foundation in computing skills and enhance your maths abilities. You will learn how to use Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Powerpoint, retrieving and assessing material through the use of internet search engines and the use of e-mail.

Study Skills III: Communication

In this module, you will study referencing in academic writing and how to avoid plagiarism, experience note-taking in a lecture hall environment and develop your speaking capabilities and confidence by undertaking exercises in public speaking and debating.

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)

It is vital you can communicate in English and understand your lectures. In addition to the core modules, there is a continuous English language module to help you improve your skills. You will learn how to: express your opinions and arguments in writing as well as verbally or through speech; produce written academic work; and enhance your research skills. Our teachers are experts at helping you improve your English for the purposes of studying and communicating at university and beyond.

Academic subjects: There are also a number of subject-specific modules which relate to your chosen route.

Subject Tutors

You will have individual subject tutors who will make sure that you are on track to achieve your study goals. They will give you feedback both in person and in writing so that you always know how you are doing, and how to improve. You will also be assessed through regular tests and exams.

Opções de estudo

Período integral (1 ano)

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Data de início

Abril 2020


De Montfort University International College (DMUIC)

De Montfort University,

The Philip Tasker Building 1 Mill Lane,


LE2 7HU, Lebanon

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Students need to have High School Diploma GPA 2.5 and successful completion of the Advanced Placement (score of 3 or above), or Pre March 2016 SATR 1360/2400, or Post March 2016 SATR minimum 480 (R+W) + 530 (Maths) = 1010, or ACTs with minimum composite score of 20; International Baccalaureate of 22. IELTS 4.5 (no component below 4.0).

Para estudantes internacionais

Students need to have high school certificate or equivalent from their home country. Students need to have IELTS score of 5.5 (no component below 5.5).

Sobre a universidade

Os cursos da DMUIC são projetados para proporcionar aos estudantes internacionais o melhor começo para a vida na DMU.

  • Faculdade integrada localizada em Leicester
  • Cursos desenvolvidos para os estudantes internacionais
  • Instalações modernas
  • Várias admissões ao longo do ano