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Police Studies

South Lanarkshire College

Content

Core units include: Scottish Legal System; Sociology for social care practice; Personal development planning; Exercise principles and programming; Police studies: Graded unit 1; I.T. in business: word processing, spreadsheets and database: an introduction; Social science: research and methodology; Communication: practical skills; Creating a culture of customer care.

Optional units may include: Psychology for social care practice; Scottish criminal law; Interviewing.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus 4 subjects at National 5; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HND Legal Services, entry to first or second year of a relevant degree course or employment in a relevant area such as the police service and other emergency or security services.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day release)
Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Police Studies

SCQF Level

7