WJEC Level 3 Applied Diploma in Criminology

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What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Criminology
Code C001
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


An understanding of criminology is relevant to many job roles within the criminal justice sector, social and probation work and sociology and psychology.

The applied Diploma is equivalent to 1 A-Level


1 Changing Awareness of Crime

2 Criminological Theories

3 Crime Scene to Courtroom

4 Crime and Punishment

How will it be delivered?

Units 1 & 3 are internally assessed, Units 2 & 4 are externally assessed

Entry requirements

5 x GCSE grades 9-4.

Your next steps...


Relevant to these fields of employment; National Probation Service, Courts and Tribunals Service, National Offender Management Service.



Undergraduate or Foundation Degrees in a range of subjects, supporting many other degrees, including:

Criminology, Criminology & Psychology, Law with Criminology, Psychology & Sociology.