Course DescriptionCriminal Psychology Diploma ONLINE This is the online version of the Criminal Psychology Diploma. If you are interested in the paper version of this course, please click here. This Criminal Psychology Diploma can be studied without any prior knowledge or can be studied as a follow-up programme from our original level 3 Criminology course. In this Criminal Psychology Diploma we will examine the topic of the history of crime and punishment. We will briefly examine different theories of offending before examining the psychology of violent crime in some detail. The examination of the psychology of violent crime provides a useful introduction to forensic psychology and offender profiling. During this Criminal Psychology Diploma we also examine the psychology of terrorist crimes, domestic violence, drug abuse and youth crime and victimology, before taking a look at crime prevention and community safety and the criminal justice system and those involved in its management. At the end of each section of this Criminal Psychology Diploma there are a number of activities, 50% of which are designed to get you to organise the information you have acquired into a format that you feel comfortable with. You are also required to write 1 of a choice of 2 x 500 word essays after completing each section. It is only the essays that need be submitted for assessment to receive your Criminal Psychology Diploma. Our aim is to provide you with the best deal available when purchasing your Criminal Psychology Diploma, therefore registration fee, certification fee and full tutor support is included in the course price for you. If you would like to find out more about becoming a Criminal Psychologist please visit the Criminal Psychology Centre
Previous Knowledge RequiredNo previous knowledge or experience is required to study this Criminal Psychology Diploma.
SupportYou will receive the Criminal Psychology Diploma manual online, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by imail. Our student support team are also available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that unlimited support is available for your home study Criminal Psychology Diploma, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.
AssessmentAt the end of each section of this Criminal Psychology Diploma there are a number of activities, 50% of which are designed to get you to organise the information you have acquired into a format that you feel comfortable with. You are also required to write 1 x 500 word essay after completing each section. It is only the essays that need be submitted for assessment for this Criminal Psychology Diploma. For those of you who have been away from academia for some time, there are some tips on how you might want to structure your essays.
Awarding OrganisationThis course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by NCC Resources Limited which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to courses. At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 4 (using Ofqual's Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.