This course will provide a clear progression route for Level 3 learners who have studied Criminology and related fields. The course is designed to widen access to this field by delivering a broad skills base including the development of work based skills, having completed a work placement within a related field e.g. Probation Services, Youth Offending and Drug and Alcohol Abuse teams. This is an ideal programme for learners who wish to study in a small, supported environment.
Updated October 2018
Assessment is by assignment, presentations, case studies, examinations and research in a work based setting. The course includes placement modules.
Proposed modules (subject to validation):
- Understanding Crime, Victims and Society
- Understanding Criminal Justice
- Criminological Theory
- Criminal Law
- Legal Systems and Sources
- Mental Health and Well Being
Level 5 (Year 2):
- Research Methodsand Stats
- Biological Basis of Behaviour and Psychological Disorders
- Contemporary issues in Substance Misuse Policing
- Criminal & Social Justice within the Community
You could progress to the University of South Wales to complete the third year and, therefore, the full degree.
Fees for this course are £7,500 per year. Further information for Wales: http://www.studentfinancewales.co.uk
Receive a £1000 College bursary per year (subject to satisfactory progression)
UCAS code: LM3M