CertCE Criminology and Criminal Justice

Provided by University of Essex Online

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About the course

A CertCE in Criminology and Criminal Justice is a broad-based, nationally-recognised qualification that aims to equip students with an understanding of the rapidly changing criminal justice environment.
This online and part-time course focuses on national, legal and policy issues facing the criminal justice system and introduces students to the problems facing policy-makers and practitioners. Students also explore broad criminological issues such as theory, research, crime prevention, punishment and rehabilitation.
A CertCE in Criminology and Criminal Justice equips students with a range of skills suitable for a career within a criminal justice setting. The course may also help you to build on your existing knowledge if you already work in the sector.
And because this course is online and part-time, you don’t need to give up your current job and can study when and where it suits you.
Graduates from our CertCE Criminology and Criminal Justice course are perfectly positioned to get ahead in an existing career within the criminal justice sector. Students develop a number of key, transferable skills including research, time management and written communication.
If you want to continue studying, this course can also be studied as a standalone qualification or as the first step towards a Bachelors degree.

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