Public Services

Public Services HNC - Full Time - Level 4 - Sept 2019 start
Course Title
Public Services HNC - Full Time - Level 4 - Sept 2019 start
Course Code
Mode of Study
Higher Education
HNC in Public Services
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
32 UCAS points or a Level 3 qualification in a related subject. Other qualifications and experience will be taken into consideration. Adult learners without the relevant qualifications may apply for Accredited Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).
Leads on to
Once you have successfully completed your HNC, you can progress onto an HND. If you choose to complete your HND with us, you can then choose to complete a top up year at a university to achieve a full Bachelor’s degree. You can also pursue an apprenticeship or enter employment.
This course provides a specialist work-related programme of study which will develop students key knowledge, practical skills and understanding required for careers in the Public Service Sector. Specialist units have been speciflcally chosen to enable students to transfer their knowledge and skills into a diverse range of careers. This course has a flexible and broad-based approached to studying in the Public Services. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of the sector and will develop the theoretical grounding required for a range of Public Services. It offers an excellent foundation for both careers in this sector and a higher level of study.
Areas of study include:
Organisational Structures and Culture
Mental Health and Wellbeing
Equality, Diversity and Fair Treatment
Public Services in Contemporary Society
Crime Reduction and Community Safety
Crime and Substance Misuse
Technology in the Public Services
Small-scale Research Project in Public Services