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Law Enforcement, Security and Intelligence (by distance learning)

University of Buckingham

Postgraduate Certificate Online
6 months
Duration
5049 GBP/full
2672 GBP/full
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About

Law Enforcement, Security and Intelligence (by distance learning) from University of Buckingham will be a unique new opportunity for current or aspiring security professionals who wish to enhance their careers by developing their strategic awareness of the core issues in the field.

Overview

Law Enforcement, Security and Intelligence (by distance learning) programme from University of Buckingham is designed to deliver a high-level educational programme for those wishing to climb the ladder towards senior management, where a big-picture understanding of the core strategic issues will be critical. 

This programme will be particularly suitable for existing and aspiring security professionals, both in the UK and overseas, who are keen to develop their educational portfolio but are not in a position to attend a traditionally taught course based at the university. 

Careers

A number of our graduates from Security and Intelligence Studies programmes have gone on to secure high-level jobs in security policy roles in government and companies, and in security think-tanks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Security Threats and Challenges in the Law Enforcement Environment
  • Law Enforcement Intelligence Practice and Policy
  • Intelligence systems and processes
  • Strategic and tactical considerations
  • Organised Crime Mapping
  • Big Data and Social Media analysis
  • Political considerations
  • Law Enforcement and the State
  • Assessing national security
  • Cyber threats
  • Terrorism and counter-terrorism
  • Public order policing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
87
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

The minimum entry level required for this course is as follows:

  • a first or second-class honours degree from a recognised university or,
  • a recognised professional qualification with relevant work experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5049 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5049 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2672 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2672 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 6 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Our partners

Law Enforcement, Security and Intelligence (by distance learning)
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