What are the entry requirements for the University Language Scheme?

This information below outlines the experience and qualifications required for each different language stage.  Any previous qualifications, experience and learning determine the appropriate stage for you. 

Stage one – beginners with no previous knowledge of the language

stage two – GCSE grade 4/5/C in the last THREE years / SHU ULS stage 1 pass (or equivalent)

stage three – GCSE grade 6-9/B-A* in the last THREE years / AS level pass / A level pass at grade E / A level study but no pass grade / SHU ULS stage 2 pass (or equivalent)

• stage four – A level pass grade D or higher / SHU ULS stage 3 pass (or equivalent)

• stage five – A level pass (or equivalent) plus one year of formal study

• stage six – A level pass (or equivalent) plus two years of formal study or a substantial overseas placement for a minimum of three months

-          You can access information on the Common European Framework by searching University Language Scheme on My Hallam.

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