This level 5 course provides a unique insight into the world of crime, deviance, morality, conflict and justice. The course places a specific focus on the psychological, cultural and addiction risk factors associated with crime. This specialist course will provide the learner with the relevant skills, knowledge and experience needed to progress to education or work in forensic settings such as policing or prisons, legal settings such as a courtroom or chambers, or health and justice agencies.
- Intercultural Studies
- Social Studies
- Legal Practice & Procedures
- Safety & Health at Work
- Work Experience
- Occupational First Aid
5M2181 – QQI Level 5 Applied Social Studies
Criminology and Psychology provides excellent progression to a career in social care, the Gardaí, hospitals, research or working in a law practice administration.
Psychology graduates have many options to them as they progress. With a background in psychology, you can work in hospitals prisons, schools, research, among other settings.