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Access to Higher Education: Criminolgy, Social Sciences and Education

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Course overview

p>Coming back to college can be daunting. With our supportive staff and like-minded students, you will settle in quickly. This course is fast paced and you will be introduced to new transferable skills in a variety of subject areas.

Our expert teachers will not only be teaching you about Criminology, Psychology and Sociology they will be teaching you how to prepare for university. This will help you be as prepared as possible when continuing your educational journey.

After you have successfully completed the course, you will be able to go to university and study adult social care, social policy, forensic psychology, criminology, criminal justice, sociology, youth support work or youth justice.

Course information

You will learn the following:

  • Criminology ? Systematic study of law making, law breaking, and law enforcing.
  • Psychology ? The science of the mind, mental processes, and behaviour.
  • Sociology ? The study of how society functions, the formation of groups and their operation, social inequality, social policy, and reform.