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Policing and Investigation (Distance Learning) BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4.5 Years

Course summary

**Overview**Ready to join the frontline of policing and investigation? Fast-track your career with a professional qualification that gives you the knowledge, skills and experience you need to get ahead.This BSc (Hons) Policing and Investigation degree course is a part-time, distance learning course. You’ll explore the challenges and issues confronting the policing and investigation sector, and develop your critical and analytical skills.By completing this course, you'll boost your career and promotions prospects and be able to work in many areas of policing and investigation.**What you'll experience**On this Policing and Investigation course you’ll:- Develop academic and professional expertise in policing and criminal investigation- Be taught by leading academics from the Institute of Criminal Justice Studies- Work at your own pace, in your own time and in your own location, with interactive online learning materials- Join virtual study days with live seminars, interviews and question and answer sessions- Have optional opportunities to attend the University- Get the same support and similar benefits to students based on campus- Tailor your studies, by choosing modules that match your interests and career ambitions- Have the chance to complete the course more quickly if you have relevant prior learning or work experience**Careers and opportunities**When you finish the course, our Careers and Employability service can help you prepare for a promotion or find a job that puts your skills to work in the field.What can you do with a Policing and Investigation (Distance Learning) degree?You’ll be ready to take on roles in areas such as:- the police- the civil service- local governmentWhat jobs can you do with a Policing and Investigation (Distance Learning) degree?Graduates have also pursued roles in public and private sector organisations in roles such as:- criminal investigator- police staff- analyst and researcherAfter you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career."In a rapidly changing and evolving world with increasing demands upon the police, this course draws on very relevant and applied issues, and has helped me develop as a professional." – Eirikur Valberg, BSc Hons Policing and Investigation student

Tuition fees

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£ 3,080per year

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University of Portsmouth

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    University of Portsmouth, University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Portsmouth, PO1 2UP, England

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