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Criminology

WELCOME TO

Criminology at Wigston College

What is the course all about?

Click here to meet your Teacher:

Mrs Espiner

Over the A Level course, you will explore:

– Unit 1 and Unit 2 (the changing awareness of crime module) and (theories of criminality). 

– Biological, individualistic and socialist theories.

– Year 2, Unit 3 and Unit 4. (1 x controlled assessment, 1 x exam) Unit 3 – crime scene to courtroom. Unit 4 – crime and punishment.

– The Law, prisons and the effectiveness of punishments and sentencing. 

– Looking at the roles within the criminal justice system.

– The Adam Scott Case and DNA.

What do our current Year 12’s think about Criminology at Wigston College?

Click below to download the Criminology PowerPoint to hear what some of our current Year 12’s think about the Criminology course.

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