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Certificate/ Subsidiary Diploma in Criminology at Andover College

Course description

Are you interested in crime and criminals? Would you like to find out more about:

  • The causes of crime?
  • Attitudes towards crime?
  • How crime is investigated?
  • How prevalent is crime?
  • The judicial process?
  • Then Criminology is the course for you!
  • You will achieve a level 3 certificate at the end of the first year (equivalent to an AS level) and a level 3 diploma at the end of the second year (equivalent to an A2 level)The qualification is awarded by WJECIt can be studied alongside A levels or BTEC courses´╗┐´╗┐Students are assessed by controlled assessments (coursework completed in timed conditions)´╗┐
    The course is suitable for people with an interest in the criminal justice system. Studies include theories of crime, the personnel involved, the legal system and issues of justice. We are one of the first colleges in the country to be offering a Criminology qualification. All Subject lecturers are experienced and highly qualified, between them holding qualifications in Education, Law and Psychology.

    Entry requirements

    5 GCSEs grade A* - C including a C in English and Maths.Interview Required: Yes

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Andover College directly.

    Last updated date: 20 May 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 1 year