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A Higher National Certificate (HNC) is a vocational qualification. The course can be taken part-time or full time. All courses involve work-related experience.

It usually takes two years, but may be shorter or longer depending on learning arrangements.

HNCs are available in a wide range of subjects, usually with an employment/occupational focus. They are provided by both Colleges of Further Education and Higher Education, and by some universities.

To view Higher National Certificate Courses click here.

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