Public Services - Fast Track to a Degree
Course Code: TS1FE126
Fast-track to a degree qualification with this 20-week Level 3 Public Services Diploma. Starting in January, this exciting course has been co-created with employers to prepare you for degree-level study and a rewarding career in the public services. Taught by expert tutors, the course provides real-life insight into topics such as leadership, citizenship, discipline, health and fitness, crime and emergency incidents. Once you successfully complete the course, you can enrol on our Foundation Degree Public Services starting in September. The course leads to an honours top-up year, which would allow you to graduate with a bachelors degree, increasing your career prospects even further.
You will need 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (previously grade C) or above, including English and Maths OR a First Diploma at merit plus English and Maths at grade 4 or above.
Modules and Assessment
Teaching and Learning Methods
Our expert tutors understand that everyone learns in different ways so they use a range of teaching methods to enable everyone to achieve their potential. These include lectures, workshops, group work and independent research, along with guest speakers and industry visits. There is an emphasis on practical and interactive learning, which helps to engage you and relate what’s being taught to real life.
Work Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.