University of Wales Trinity Saint David

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Prifysgol Cymru Y Drindod Dewi Sant)

Public Services

Make sure you check on the university, college or conservatoire website for any updates about course changes as a result of COVID-19.

Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Wales Trinity Saint David has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Find out more about the TEF.

The programme provides a vocational education, to prepare students for a career in the Public Services professions. The programme meets the needs of the aspiring uniformed public service officer, support and administrative professionals. Equipping students with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success and future employment in the public services professions.

Course details


Year 1 provides an introduction to the key public services disciplines, including behavioural dynamics, legal process & criminal law, social theory & policy, public services environment and develops vital employability skills within academic skills and leading self modules. Students have the opportunity to work with an external organisation to see theory in action and acquire valuable skills. Year 2 covers accountability, contemporary issues, equality, diversity & communities, terrorism & public services responses, whilst developing leadership and team building skills through activities. Voluntary work experience opportunities exists and are encouraged, which will be assessed for credits, or students study an employability module.

Assessment method

The course will be assessed by a mixture of written coursework and exams. Each module is worth 20 credits which would equal two assessments per module with the equivalent of a 2000 word assignment or an exam per 10 credits.

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
Institution code:
Campus name:
Swansea Business Campus
Campus code:

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £11500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Public Services at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS