Course description

This course is designed to help you get ready for university by teaching you important subjects and study skills. It also lets you explore interesting topics like why crime happens and how the criminal justice system works.

You will study subjects such as:

  • Theoretical Approaches to Crime
  • Law and Morality
  • Psychology: Aggression
  • Psychological Profiling
  • The Court and Legal System
  • Values, Diversity and Inclusion

What can this course lead to?

  • BA (Hons) Professional Policing: a degree course designed to prepare you for a career in the fast-paced world of policing
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice: a degree course for those interested in a career in criminal justice or related organisations
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology and Criminology: a degree course for those considering in working in health related or supporting services linked to the criminal justice system.

Potential future careers include; Law, Police, Probation Services, Criminology Tutor, Solicitor, Court Clerk and Prison Officer.

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