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Public Services Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (BTEC) at Alsager School

Course description

The course is equivalent of 1 A-level and will be studied over two years.
The course includes both theoretical and practical elements which students will find challenging but enjoyable. Units covered are as follows:
Core Units:

  • Government Policies and the Public Services
  • Leadership and Teamwork in the Public Services
  • Citizenship, Diversity and the Public Services

Specialist units

Unit 5 – Physical Preparation, Health and Lifestyle for the public service
Unit 7 – International Institutions and Human Rights
Unit 8 – Understanding the impact of War, Conflict and Terrorism on Public Services

Entry requirements

At least 4 A*-C GCSE grades required


The course has no exams, students submit work through a portfolio, presentations and reports.

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Future opportunities

This course is excellent preparation for careers in the public services, progression in to higher education in related subjects and a wide range of other subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Alsager School directly.

Last updated date: 12 January 2016
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