About this Course
|Study Time:||120 hours|
|Enrolment length:||12 months|
|Course Format:||Paper or Online|
|Entry Requirements:||None Specific|
This course on Criminology is designed to inform the learner on the UK Criminal Justice and how it works in practice.
This Criminology course covers topics including Children and Criminology, Young Offenders and the Criminal Justice System, the Anglo American Model and Labelling Theory and Critical Criminology. As a whole the Criminology course covers law, psychology and sociology helping you to have a better understanding of Criminology and aid you in making fully informed conclusions based of the information given.
Career options include:
• Drug enforcement agent
• Litigation manager
• Probation officer
• Victim services specialist
• CIA agent
This course comes to you as a paper course pack which you can work through in your own time. By reading through the lessons on the course and with the help of a personal tutor you will be able to learn all of the necessary knowledge required to tackle the tutor marked assignments that are used to assess the course. Alternatively, you can study for this course online to save some money on your course and study through the internet with the materials available 24/7 on any computer or smart device.
A tutor will be able for support via post or e-mail, with our student support team also on hand to help with any queries you may have. Assignments must be submitted to your tutor through email and these are then marked as soon as possible.
This course assesses the following units:
Chapter 1: Social Order Maintenance in Celtic & Roman Britain
Chapter 2: Inequality before the Law
Chapter 3: Criminalisation, Victims and the Role of the State
Chapter 4: Classicism and Positivism
Chapter 5: The Anglo American Model and the Chicago School of Criminology
Chapter 6: Anomie, Social Control & Deviant Subculture Theories
Chapter 7: Administrative Criminology
Chapter 8: Labelling Theory and Critical Criminology
Chapter 9: Right Realism
Chapter 10: Left Idealism and Left Realism
Chapter 11: Feminist Criminology
Chapter 12: Ethnicity and Crime
Chapter 13: Mentally Disordered Offenders and the Criminal Justice System
Chapter 14: Young Offenders and the Criminal Justice System
Chapter 15: Children and Criminology
Chapter 16: Agencies of Social Control
Chapter 17: The National Probation Service
Chapter 18: Incarceration and Punishment
Chapter 19: White Collar Crime
Chapter 20: Violent Crime
To pass this course learners must complete a number of assignments. These are completed after navigating through the lessons which are sent to students and writing your answers to assignment questions. Once these have been read and marked by your personal tutor, feedback and marks are provided to students which contain helpful tips to improve work in future assignments.