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The purpose of the HNC in Policing is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the policing sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them.
Aims of the Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Policing
Graduates successfully completing the Level 4 Higher National Certificate will be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of the basic concepts of policing.
They will be able to communicate accurately and appropriately and they will have the qualities needed for employment that requires some degree of personal responsibility.
They will have developed a range of transferable skills to ensure effective team working, independent initiatives, organisational competence and problem-solving strategies.
They will be adaptable and flexible in their approach to policing, show resilience under pressure, and meet challenging targets within a given resource.
Police and the Criminal Justice Service
Equality and Diversity in the Police Service
Technology and the Police Services
Criminology – Practical Application for the Police Service
Command and Control
Small-scale Research Project in Policing
50% written assessments
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
UCEN Manchester is unable to consider international applications due to UKVI regulations.
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We strongly recommend that all applicants have GCSE English Language and Mathematics grades A*-C or level 9-4.
Additional entry requirements
Applicants who do not meet the standard entry criteria but have previous learning towards a degree-level qualification or relevant industry or life experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be invited to interview.
Fees and funding
Tuition feesNo fee information has been provided for this course
Additional fee information
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