Uniformed Public Services BTEC Extended Diploma Level 3
This two-year course provides you with a diverse range of exciting and interesting topics relating to public services taught by ex and currently serving public service personnel.
You will benefit from realistic, work-based scenarios and projects, gaining strong vocational experience to complement a rigorous academic base.You will explore theoretical areas such as psychology, sociology, criminology, sports science, leadership, self-discipline and outdoor learning.
The course provides opportunities to focus on specific interests in the second year, and helps prepare you for a career in the uniformed public services or progression to university-level study.
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in English
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in Maths
- You should have a genuine interest in this subject
Government policies and behaviour
Leadership teamwork and outdoor adventurous activities
Citizenship and volunteering
Fitness training, sport and lifestyle
The impact of war, conflict and terrorism
Crime and its impact on society
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £2107.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
Glyn came in to education in 2004 and has worked as a public service lecturer since 2009. Prior to working at South Devon College, Glyn Served in the Royal Navy Submarine Service and completed a degree in Physical Education. Glyn has since completed a Research Masters in History.Glyn Potter