Foundation Studies

We welcome and support students with additional needs and support their progression.

We welcome and support students with additional needs and support their personal progression, whether that be accessing mainstream education, employment or developing independent living skills.

Our dedicated and supportive staff are fully qualified and committed to helping you to achieve your potential.

You’ll receive personalised tuition in a wide range of subjects while being part of the College’s most active group of students, with opportunities to attend residentials and take on the Ten Tours Challenge.

Foundation Studies courses
at Truro College (16-18)

Foundation Studies Access Inclusive Learning                    Subject Spotlight

Foundation Studies Access Skills Development                  Subject Spotlight

Foundation Studies Access to Community and Education   Subject Spotlight

Entry Level 3 / Level 1 Skilled for Life                                  Subject Spotlight

Foundation Studies courses
at Penwith College (16-18)

Foundation Studies Access Inclusive Learning                   Course Information

Entry Level 3 / Level 1 Skilled for Life                                  Subject Spotlight

Why choose Foundation Studies?

1. Outstanding curriculum

2. Excellent facilities

3. Dedicated staff

Employment and independence

With our Supported Internship scheme, you’ll be able to learn in a work placement two days a week, giving you valuable experience. By developing your communication skills and self-care abilities, we’ll help you to gain your independence.

Outstanding resources

As a Foundation Studies student, you’ll have access to state-of-the-art resources. We provide fully equipped sensory rooms, personal care suites and a wide range of cutting-edge equipment and software such as Skoogmusic, a tactile music interface, and Eyegaze technology, which allows users to control a computer cursor with their eyes.