Unit 20 Access to HE Social Science UnitWatch this thread
You are required to write an essay which analyses and evaluates the issues raised within the case study provided. The case study can be found in the “Download Assessor Guidance” below.
You must ensure that your essay includes each of the following in relation to the issues raised in the case study:
• An evaluation of the procedure from arrest to trial of a defendant, and the legal assistance obtained from the Criminal Defence Service.
• An analysis of the procedure that is followed before the accused is sentenced.
• An evaluation of theories of punishment in criminal law.
• An evaluation of the aims of sentencing.
• A discussion of the types of sentences available for adult and juvenile offenders.