Applied Criminology - Level 3 Certificate

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Course Overview

This course will be taken alongside two A level subjects. The Level 3 Applied Certiificate in Criminology is a qualification with elements of psychology, law and sociology that complements studies in humanities.

There are examined units on ‘Criminological Theories’ and ‘Crime and Punishment’ as well as internally set units on the ‘Changing Awareness of Crime’ and ‘Crime Scence to Courtroom’.

It is a very suitable programme for those students considering A Levels in the social sciences. In particula, it will aid those who are considering studying a programme including Sociology, Psychology and Law.

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 2 years


A Levels

5 GCSEs at grade 5 including maths and English

The main purpose of the WJEC Level 3 Certificate in Applied Crimonology is to use the qualification to support access to higher education degree courses. These will include combinations of criminology, law, psychology and sociology.

Assessment will be 50% coursework and 50% exam based.

For details of the course fees please contact the College.

READY TO begin your journey?

Apply Now

trafford college at a glance
Our Open Day is your chance to explore the College and find out the range of courses we offer. Whether you're interested in post-16 qualifications or studying with us as an adult, our Open Day will help you make the right choice.

Next Event
Saturday 17th June

10:30am - 1:00pm

Course not quite right for you?

try these similar courses