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Course Title:

Career Transitions: Criminal Justice

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Course Description:

Career Transitions: Criminal Justice


This is an initial course to explore the career options available within Criminal Justice. You will explore the various roles related to the Criminal Justice System, the skills and qualifications needed for these roles and be able to assess your own skills in the context of these roles; to identify potential career options/ opportunities to help plan your next steps.



Entry requirements:

Northern College starts where you are, building on your life skills and experience. You don’t need a formal qualification to begin your studies with us.


What could this course lead to?

This course is beneficial for those who have been out of education or work for some time and are looking to gain new knowledge and skills.  You could progress on to further short courses such as Exploring Crime and Criminal Justice and/or the Psychology of Criminal Behaviour. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.


Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less.  We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.




Need more Information?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: £17.50*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000