Law - Criminology & The Irish Justice System - Introduction

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Law - Criminology & The Irish Justice System - Introduction
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Institute of Technology Carlow Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2021.
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Duration 13 weeks part-time, 1 evening per week – 1.5 hours (Indicative).
Course Fee €390.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Codes
Carlow Campus CW-BRCRI-U
Wicklow Campus CW-BKCRI-U
Wexford Campus CW-BXCRI-U
Course Content

Expand+What is this programme about?
The aim of the module is to introduce participants to the study and understanding of subjects related to Criminology and the Irish criminal justice system.

On completion of this programme, students should be able t...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
The Legal System I
The Legal System II
The Basics of Democracy
Introduction to Criminal Law
Constitutional Protection
Introduction to Sociology
Basics of Psychology
An Introduction Victimology
Overview of Criminology
Introduction to Forensic Psychology
Theories of Offending
Personal Attributes of Offenders
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries

Expand+Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House