BSc (Hons) - Security, Intelligence and Investigative Practice (Integrated Foundation Year)
The concept of security stretches from keeping assets safe to analysing how global events impact upon our lives then designing measures to address these needs.
Our course provides the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience of practices previously only available within a few public sector professions. Investigative practice skills are widely sought after by a wide range of employers.
Our foundation year is designed to help you to develop confidence and essential university skills which will enable you to progress onto our degree level programme.
Security and intelligence has traditionally been associated with law enforcement and the military whereas our course merges skill sets gained in these environments with all aspects of the commercial world.
The ability to identify and fill gaps of knowledge is a fundamental investigative requirement from crime to any other discipline requiring questions to be answered.
Whether you are engaged in analysis, protective services, any part of the public sector or private business the elements of this course will feature in your professional and private life.
This course provides the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience of practices previously only available within a few public sector professions.
On this course you will...
- Gain a professional and ethical understanding of how to recognise security risks in a variety of environments.
- Learn to recognise intelligence gathering opportunities, access material and data in a legal and ethical manner.
- Learn to analyse threat and design solutions needed to minimise them.
- Explore how to meet the diverse needs of employees.
- Explore investigative techniques and develop a detective skill set.
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