This course is designed to give you the skills required to pursue a career in the public services, whether uniformed or non-uniformed. You’ll look at criminal behaviour, law and justice and emergency planning as well as gaining an in-depth knowledge of the public sector. The course will give you the time-management, team membership and leadership skills required for success and future employment in the public services professions. The HNC can be studied over one year, on completion of successful study you may wish to study for a further year to complete the HND. Successful completion of the HND Public Services can lead on to a wide range of roles including: Youth work; Victim support; Community safety; Police volunteer schemes; Health administration jobs. You could also choose to study an extra year to ‘top-up’ your qualification to a full honours degree at a university after completion of the HND.
This is a Top up from the HNC Public Services and you are required to have completed the Level 4 units for this course. An HNC course is available. Level 5 units for the HND top up will include a Research Project and options from Blue Light Services, Civil Protection, Crime and Criminal Justice.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Chesterfield College
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
This course is a top up from the HNC to the HND and all applicants must hold a relevant Higher National Certificate (HNC).
Additional entry requirements
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6995*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.