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Criminology and Sociology

Open University in Scotland

Content

This diploma offers you the chance to study topical, and at times controversial, criminological and sociological subject matter. You'll be introduced to the social research process, exploring what social research is, how it’s conducted, and why it’s important so you'll become curious, inspired, and empowered to think critically about the process of producing knowledge about the social world. You'll also have the choice between considering the impact of digital technology on individuals and society, or looking at the many ways criminologists seek to explain crime, victims of crime and the role of criminal justice.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Computer and internet access required.

Start Date

October, February

Qualification

DipHE

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

Flexible

Faculty

General

Department

Psychology

SCQF Level

8