Criminology QLS Level 3 and Criminal Psychology QLS Level 3

Course code: OSC1065
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Pursue your studies in criminology and criminal psychology, from home!

  • Develop an understanding of the broad principles and theories of crime
  • Gain knowledge of how crime is defined, understood and dealt with by society
  • Discover the workings of the criminal justice system and learn more about how crime is policed
  • Understand the psychological factors that can influence someone to commit a crime
Course overview

Criminology is relevant to a wide range of professions, within the police force, psychology, the criminal justice system, government, security management and social work, to name only a few.

This combined course offers you the chance to study the theories of criminology, paired with studies in criminal psychology.

Course Duration

Up to 2 years.

Study Hours

Approximately 240 hours.

Course Outcome

You will receive a Certificate of Achievement in Criminology Level 3 and a Certificate of Achievement in Criminal Psychology Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutor Marked Assignments.

Course content

Criminal Psychology QLS Level 3

Criminology QLS Level 3

Extra info

Assessment

The criminology and criminal psychology course is assessed by a series of written assignments, which are submitted to and marked by your tutor. There is no external examination required.

Course Duration

Once enrolled, you will have two years to complete this bundle (one year per course), which will allow you to work at your own pace, without the pressure of tight deadlines. You will also receive 12 months tutor support for each course, so you can feel confident that you’ll get the help you need. This bundle will take you approximately 160 hours. Studying around your work and family commitments has never been easier.

Study Method

The course is designed for study by distance learning at home or at work. You will receive all course materials by post or online, plus full tutor support by mail or email, so help is only a click away!

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive two Certificates of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

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