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Police Studies, Procedure and Investigation (including foundation year) BSc (Hons)

London Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Why study this course?**Our Police Studies, Procedure and Investigation (including foundation year) BSc is the perfect choice if want to enter an undergraduate degree in policing but don’t hold traditional qualifications or the necessary entry requirements. Completion of the course will earn you the same award and title as students who entered via the three-year route.During the foundation year, you’ll develop academic skills that will allow you to succeed at undergraduate study and progress into a career in policing or criminal justice.**More about this course**This police studies degree with a foundation year will provide excellent preparation for academic study, as well as a career in policing or criminal justice.Your academic tutor, mentor, lecturers and student support services will ensure that you settle into university and progress academically. Your lecturers will employ interactive teaching methods in small classes with a mix of tasks and activities to help you learn. Throughout the course you’ll engage with a wide variety of material including news articles, videos, academic texts, blogs and research. These formats are applicable to a range of work environments, so you’ll be well prepared to embark on a career within policing or criminal justice. Your foundation year will be shared with students from other degree specialisms, so you’ll learn alongside students with different academic interests and perspectives on the topics you study. This year will focus on building your academic study skills, including essay writing, critical thinking and research. However, you’ll also take a module that is more closely related to the field of police studies. This will help you learn more about the subsequent years of study.On completion of the foundation year you’ll study the same content and have the same module options as students on the traditional course. To learn more about the course content on the Police Studies, Procedure and Investigation BSc visit our course page. If you find that you’d like to change your degree specialism after the foundation year, there will be some flexibility to do so.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 12,700per year

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UCAS Points : 32

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    London Metropolitan University, Admissions Office, 166-220 Holloway Road, City of London, N7 8DB, England

Both campuses are in the heart of London, arguably the best city in the world for university students.
London Met is home to a hugely diverse community, with students from more than 140 different nationalities.
The dedicated international team organises induction events and can advise on immigration issues including visas, family and dependants, and work opportunities.

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