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Criminology Diploma of Higher Education

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE

  • Location

    Run at the client site in the country of United Kingdom

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    OCT-20

  • Duration

    2 - 4 Years

Course summary

Our honours degree programme in criminology focuses on cutting edge, topical and often controversial criminological issues. You'll learn to apply research tools, and access and evaluate qualitative and quantitative data on crime, victimisation and the societal responses to them. With an appreciation of criminological theorising and evidence, you will develop the skills to comment on crime, victimisation, and responses to crime and deviance, including policy questions, at national, international and global levels.**Key features of the course**- Explore controversial issues of crime, harm and criminal justice- Evaluate claims made about crime, criminals, victims and criminal justice- Learn to critically evaluate evidence to better understand criminological problems- Examine the role of both theory and research in shaping knowledge about crime and justice- Explore criminological topics of your own interest in depth in the final year of study- Registration is expected to open in March 2020 for courses starting from October 2020. We also offer a Diploma of Higher Education in Criminology (W67) that is the same in structure as the first two-thirds of this degree.

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Open University

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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