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Postgraduate Certificate in Covert Action, HUMINT and the Psychology of Intelligence Elicitation

School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • First or second class honours degree, professional qualification and/or relevant experience
  • Sep 2024
  • Jan 2025
  • Full-time
  • Part-time
  • 26 Weeks
  • 9 Months
  • Postgraduate
  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Online
  • 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 and/or with relevant work experience. If you are uncertain whether your professional experience qualifies, please contact the programme lead Dr Ian Stanier via email ian.stanier@buckingham.ac.uk, or contact directly on +4401280820179.

    Mature Students

    Age is no barrier to learning and we welcome all applications from suitably qualified students.

    International Students

    We are happy to consider all international applications and if you are an international student, you may find it useful to visit our international pages for details of entry requirements from your home country.

    The University is a UKVI Student Sponsor.

    English Levels

    If English is not your first language, please check our Postgraduate English language requirements. If your English levels don’t meet our minimum requirements, you may be interested in applying for our Pre-sessional English Language Foundation Programmes.

    Enhanced Learning Credits Scheme (ELCAS)

    The University of Buckingham is an approved learning provider for the MOD. The programme is an approved course – (ELCAS Provider I.D. 1460.)

    Selection Process

    Wherever possible, you will be invited to the University to meet the Admissions Tutor for an informal interview and to have a tour of our campus. Alternatively, if you are not able to attend in person, the interview may be by way of Microsoft Teams, email or phone. If the Admissions Tutor has any queries about your application, you may be contacted by Microsoft Teams, email or phone.

    Our Admissions Team will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Call us on +44 (0)1280 820227 or email: admissions@buckingham.ac.uk. If you would like to speak about the course content, email the programme lead, Dr Ian Stanier ian.stanier@buckingham.ac.uk, or contact directly on +4401280820179.

    Student Contract for prospective students

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