College Certificate in Criminology

Would you like to study Criminology?
At equivalent to Level 2?
Have you taken a beginners, intermediate and/or follow-on course and would now like to progress to the next level?
Are you planning to take our Access to HE Diploma and include criminology as one of your chosen subjects?

What is the course about?

This course is part of our Elevate programme and can be taken as an individual course or alongside other courses in the programme. It will introduce you to a range of key concepts, theories and perspectives in the discipline and provide an ideal preparation for study of social science subjects on the Access to HE Social Sciences Diploma, including Criminology, Psychology and Sociology. Topics covered may include:
Different types of crime;
Biological/psychological/sociological explanations of crime;
Criminal Justice System (CJS);
Consideration of criminality with reference to gender, ethnicity, class or age;
Issues including media, drugs, homicide and anti-social behaviour.

How will my progress be recorded?

Your tutor will work with you to assist in the completion of a Learner Progress Sheet. It will be used to record your progress and it will be reviewed and updated within the duration of the course.

Day/Times: Monday 10am‐12.00pm
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: 15th January 2018
Cost: FREE

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