Teesside University

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Tees Valley, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, TS1 3BX, United Kingdom

Public Services

Summary: Employment prospects in public services are vast and varied whether in the uniformed or non-uniformed area. This programme integrates work-related experience and the academic knowledge required for a career in public services. Course details: This programme provides you with a recognised qualification which will enhance your opportunities for potential employment within the Police and Fire Services, the Armed Forces, local government, civil service, education, HM Prison Service and Ambulance Services. The course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the relationship between theory and practice in the public services sector, and will introduce a variety of analytical approaches and current issues. This is an award of Teesside University delivered in partnership with Hartlepool College (campus code 5, call 01429 295000). After the course: This programme will appeal to anyone who is either considering a career in the uniformed public services or who aspires to being involved in a management role in a public services-related career. Upon successful completion you would be considered for advanced entry on to a relevant degree, for example BA (Hons) Business Management.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Hartlepool College of Further Education,Hartlepool