1Course Overview

Youth Justice Studies Level 3

Course code: OSC1130

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Gain a detailed insight into youth justice services with this 2 course bundle, from home!

This bundle is perfect for those who wish to develop a sound knowledge base in the role of a youth justice worker and youth justice services.

As well as providing an excellent knowledge base in youth justice this bundle is ideal for:

  • Students who are working in a youth justice role and want to boost their knowledge and skills
  • Those who want to kick-start their career as a youth justice worker

This bundle enables you to:

  • Understand the legal framework within the youth justice system
  • Explore anti-social behaviour and identify criminological theories
  • Gain an insight into prevention, intervention of offending and re-offending
  • Study from home, at your own pace
Discounts on selected courses - Until 26th March
2Course Content

Youth Justice

Services Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Historical context of Youth Justice
  • Treatment and punishment of children
  • Main themes
  • Extent of offending
Unit 2: Youth Justice Services and The Legal Framework
  • Mission
  • The Youth Offending Team
  • Youth cautions
  • Conditional cautions
Unit 3: Sociological Explanations of the Family and the Delinquent
  • Anti-social behaviour
  • Criminological theories
  • Risk factors
Unit 4: Reforms
  • Crime and Policing Act 2014
  • Verbal/written warnings
  • Reforms
Unit 5: The Secure Estate
  • SCH; STC and a YOI
  • Procedures and policies
Unit 6: Dissertation Response to Lord Laming Report
  • Dissertation project
  • Collecting evidence
  • Evaluate

Youth Justice

Worker Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Principles of the youth justice board
  • 1.1 Responsibilities
  • 1.2 Youth offending teams
  • 1.3 Multi-disciplinary approach
Unit 2: The responsibilities and legal framework of the youth justice system
  • 2.1 AssestPlus sections
  • 2.2 Excluded assignments
  • 2.3 AssetPlus difficulties
Unit 3: Social problems that children and youth face and the youth liaison strategy
  • 3.1 Difficulties in the assessing
  • 3.2 Interventions
  • 3.3 Difficulties with parents being present
Unit 4: Prevention, intervention of offending and re-offending
  • 4.1 Attitude to offending
  • 4.2 Questionnaires
  • 4.3 Restorative justice
Unit 5: Risk assessment; the role of the yots and sentence management
  • 5.1 Children Act [2004
  • 5.2 3 coping routes
  • 5.3 Mental Health
Unit 6: Writing a report on a fictitious case study
  • 6.1 Plan a dissertation
  • 6.2 Primary factors
  • 6.3 Evaluate the best pathway
3Other Information
Assessment

This combined course is assessed through 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. Studying around your work and family commitments has never been easier.

Study Method

You will study this course by distance learning, which will enable you to learn when and where you want. You can study from home or at work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be posted or emailed to you online, whichever you choose. You will also receive our tutor support by email, so help is only a click away!

Course Outcomes

At the end of this bundle successful learners will receive 2 Certificates of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (This lists details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).

The bundle itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. The courses included in the bundle have been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means Open Study College have undergone external quality checks to ensure that the organisation and the courses’ it offers meet a high standard. Regular reviews of our courses are carried out as part of the endorsement process.

The completion of this bundle alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification, but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards your Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.

The courses’ depth and study has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual.

ABC Awards are a national awarding organisation that have years of experience in developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF) for all ages and abilities post-14.

4Q&As

Your Questions Answered

What skills are needed to enrol onto this course?

You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course.

Is there a time limit for the completion of this course?

You may start at any time and have two years to complete this bundle (one year per course). This bundle is truly flexible and adaptable around your lifestyle.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • FREE CV writing service
  • *Comprehensive study guide
  • *Exclusive Open Study College Pen
  • *Student study planner
  • *Three colour highlighter
  • *Student notebook
  • *Document wallet
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  • * Not included with the online study option
Do I have to sit an exam?

No. We will issue certification based on your coursework alone.

Are there any additional costs?

No, everything you need is included in the price!

What happens if I lose my course pack?

It’s not a problem. We offer a course replacement service, so if you get into trouble and your course pack is lost or damaged, our Student Support Team can provide you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee.

What if I still have questions?

That’s not a problem. We want to make sure you’re 100% confident about enrolling on the course and starting your study. So, just give our Student Support Team a call on 03300 563 100 and they’ll do their best to help.

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