HND Uniformed and Public Services Location of study: Coventry College -Henley campus
The HND is a full time course over 2 years involving mandatory modules with a total value of 240 credits. The HND Public Services provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required for a career in the uniformed and non-uniformed Public Services. It is nationally recognised by employers and allows progression directly into the sector. You will have contact with various services during the course through guest speakers.
You will study
Year 1: •Public Service research project •Fair treatment in public services •Organisations and behaviour •Criminological theory •Managing public sector finance •Government and decision making •Crime reduction and community safety •Psychology of human and criminal behaviour •Personal and professional development
Year 2: •Public Service research project •Emergency planning in public services •Personal outdoor skills •Substance misuse culture and crime •Justice and punishment •Personal and professional development
You will be assessed by Oral presentations, written and practical coursework.
Career opportunities exist in a wide range of uniformed and non-uniformed Public Services including the Police Force, Fire Service or a career in the NHS. There may be opportunities to gain entry to BSc (Hons) Criminology, Disaster Management or similar.
Fees Policy: After enrolling at the College, you have a “cooling off period” of 14 days in which you may change your mind, withdraw your registration and cancel the contract with the College. Written notice of cancellation must be given to the College within the 14 day “cooling off” period though reasons for cancellation will not be required. If the cancellation is carried out in this way, the College will refund any tuition fees already paid.
Award: HND Professional Qualification 1 Years Full Time Taught in English