Bury College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Public Services (with a focus on Law, Criminology, Psychology and Sociology)

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Course summary

This HNC programme offers you the opportunity to study a Higher National Certificate in Public Services with a particular focus on Law, Criminology, Psychology and Sociology which will give you the underpinning knowledge to enter into your chosen Public Service. The Higher National Certificate in Public Services consists of modules covering all aspects of Protective Services from Mental Health and Wellbeing to Counter Terrorism. The course has been set out to give you the best possible starting point to enter into your chosen Public Service, giving not only the theoretical knowledge to succeed but the practical skills too. This course can be followed by our Higher National Diploma in Public Services.

Course details

Modules

Level 4

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Public Services in Contemporary Society
  • Fitness Prep and Testing
  • Integrated Emergency Management
  • Outdoor Skills Development
  • Organisational Structures and Culture
  • Equality, Diversity, and Fair Treatment
- Terrorism and Counterterrorism

Assessment method

The Higher National Certificate in Public Services is coursework based which has no examinations. The students are assessed through a variety of written and in some cases verbal tasks. This assessment method has benefited those students who feel less comfortable with exams.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
LL41
Institution code:
B93
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

You should also have 5 GCSE's at grade C/4 or above (or equivalent) including English. You may also be required to attend an interview and/or assessment. If you do not have the standard entry requirements but have the relevant work experience or an alternative qualification you may still be eligible for the course.


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1

Additional fee information

This course is only available to students within the United Kingdom and European Union.
Public Services (with a focus on Law, Criminology, Psychology and Sociology) at Bury College - UCAS