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STUDY PROGRAMME BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Public Services

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Course CodeS5040
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
AreaPublic Services
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis is a one year full-time programme for anyone interested in pursuing a career in the uniformed services such as the Police, Fire, Ambulance, Prison/Probation Services, Army, Navy and Air Force, or wishing to progress to higher education. It is equivalent to one A Level.
Study OutlineStudents will study five units: Government, Policies and the Public Services; Leadership and Teamwork; Citizenship and Diversity; Understanding Discipline in the Public Services; Fitness Testing and Training. Your study programme will be a combination of classroom-based learning, with practical sessions and residential trips.
Entry Requirements4 GCSEs at grade C or above (including either English or Maths). Alternatively minimum Merit grade on the L2 Diploma in Public Services.
EquipmentYou will need indoor and outdoor sports kit/footwear
AttendanceOne year, full-time.
AssessmentThis programme is made up of a combination of practical and theoretical study with continuous assessment,written assignments and evidence gained from residential trips and the comprehensive programme of visiting speakers from the Public Services.
ProgressionThe BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma is a nationally recognised qualification designed to give you a good understanding of the working practices of all the Public Services. You can either seek employment or progress onto a BTEC Level 3 Diploma (Subject to meeting relevant progression criteria).
QualificationBTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Public Services
Awarding BodyBTEC
LevelLevel 3
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?Y
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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