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Access to HE Diploma (Policing)



Level 3

Subject Sector:

Public, Protective and Community Services





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This Diploma is the ideal choice for learners who are interested in a career in the police force, an organisation that offers a huge variety of job roles. Learners will gain an understanding of the fundamentals of policing in this first step towards a career in policing.

Subject Areas

Learners studying this Diploma will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and practical skills through a range of subject areas, including:

– Academic Writing
– Elements of a Crime
– Criminology
– Human Rights
– Law of a Contract
– Law of Homicide
– The Powers of Police
– British Government and Politics
– Crime and Society
– Aggression
– Psychological Profiling

If you’d like to customise learning pathways for your learners, we can do that too. Just speak with our team to discuss your requirements.

Progression routes

Successful completion of this Diploma will open doors to a number of university courses, giving learners the chance to study a broad array of degrees leading to careers in:

– Policing

And a university degree is not the only option to pursue; a Diploma can also lead to apprenticeships which can be studied at higher levels.

Why choose us

Skills and Education Group Access makes it easy to become an Access to HE Centre, with a simple approval process that will get you started quickly.

We’ll help you build specific, academically sound pathways to higher education, and guide you through the whole academic year.

Along with a dedicated team of external moderators to provide supportive visits, we offer flexibility to write your own assessments and help with assignment writing and the delivery of your Diploma. You also have the option of commencing delivery in either January or September, enabling you to attract more students at different times of the year.

To find out more about how to become a Skills and Education Group Access Centre, email us, or call us on 0115 854 1620.

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