Course description

This course will raise awareness of the issues surrounding young offenders such as: why do some young people become involved in crime and what punishments do they receive? What processes are in place to deal with young offenders in the Criminal Justice System and are these effective? The course will explore some of the reasons behind offending behaviour and dispel some of the common misconceptions associated with young offenders.

What can this course lead to?

What could this course lead to?
This course is beneficial for those who have been out of education or work for a while and are looking to gain new knowledge and skills. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 1 July 2022 - 10 July 2022

  • Friday 01 Jul 2022 to Sunday 03 Jul 2022
  • Thursday 07 Jul 2022 to Sunday 10 Jul 2022

Session dates for 5 September 2022 - 14 September 2022

  • Monday 05 Sep 2022 to Wednesday 07 Sep 2022
  • Monday 12 Sep 2022 to Wednesday 14 Sep 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £0.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.