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WJEC Criminology - Level 3 at Aylesford School

Course description

Each unit within the qualification has an applied purpose which acts as a focus for the learning in the unit. The applied purpose will also allow students to develop:

  • skills required for independent learning and development
  • a range of generic and transferable skills
  • the ability to solve problems
  • the skills of project based research, development and presentation
  • the fundamental ability to work alongside other professionals, in a professional environment
  • the ability to apply learning in vocational contexts

The main purpose of the WJEC Level 3 Applied Diploma in Criminology is mainly to use the qualification to support access to higher education degree courses, such as:

  • BSc Criminology
  • BA Criminology
  • BA Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • BSc (Hons) Criminology and Psychology
  • LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Sociology
  • BA (Hons) Criminology
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology and Sociology
  • BSc Criminology with Law

Alternatively, the qualification allows learners to gain the required understanding and skills to be able to consider employment within some aspects of the criminal justice system, e.g. the National Probation Service, the Courts and Tribunals Service or the National Offender Management Service.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE's - including English and Maths - Grades 4-9

Assessment

TBC

Further information

Mr Smissen

Michael.smissen@aylesford.kent.sch.uk

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course code: WJEC Level 3 Diploma in Criminology (QAN 601/6248/X)
  • Web url: http://www.aylesford.kent.sch.uk
  • Number of planned places: 15

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