Course

Level 3 Certificate in Criminology (Equivalent to one A Level)

Exam Board

WJEC

Assessment

50% Coursework
50% Exam

Entry Requirements

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About the Course

Course Structure:

Criminology is an exciting new course aimed at developing your knowledge and understanding of a wide range of crimes and work done in the criminal justice system. The course incorporates elements of psychology, law and sociology,covering a wide variety of crime-related topics including biological and sociological theories of 
criminality, processes used for law making and media representations of crime, amongst others. It is designed to support learners progressing to university and careers in the criminal justice system. You will have the opportunity to acquire both practical and academic skills through applied learning, and the flexibility of the course enables you to study crimes you personally find interesting.

The Four Units you will cover are:
Changing Awareness of Crime 
Criminological Theories 
Crime Scene to Courtroom 
Crime and Punishment