Are you interested in learning more about the law or criminology? Leading directly into Solent's law or criminology courses, this foundation year programme aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to progress on to a related full undergraduate degree.
Solent University's Law and Criminology Foundation Year is a direct entry point to one of our law or criminology undergraduate degree programmes.
Ideal for those who do not have traditional academic qualifications, or who have spent some time away from formal education, the foundation year will prepare students for a return to academic study. Students are given comprehensive support and guidance with an ongoing assessment programme to establish effective learning.
Working in small groups, students will learn the fundamental aspects of law and criminology, developing a range of valuable skills including analysis, research, problem solving, and written and oral expression. Students are also able to select business subject options.
Learning is aided by discussions involving different views and perspectives and students also have access to our specialist moot courtroom for mock trials. Our well-stocked, modern library, and online facilities provide many opportunities to develop knowledge through self-directed study.
Following your foundation year, you will study: Year one: CORE UNITS *Foundations of Psychology *Criminological Research Methods and Skills 1 *Criminal Processes and Responsibility *Understanding Criminology *Psychological Inquiry *Key Perspectives in Criminology. Year two: CORE UNITS *Social Psychology in Action *Contemporary Debates in Crime, Culture and Society *Crime Scene to Court: Criminal Evidence and Procedure *Critical Issues and Professional Practice in Criminal Investigation *Criminological Research Methods and Skills 2 *Exploring Human Development. Year three: CORE UNITS *Dissertation Proposal and Dissertation *Psychology of Crime *Leadership and Management in Investigation and Policing. OPTIONS *Personality and Individual Differences *Contemporary Issues in Social and Developmental Psychology *Team Skills Training and Facilitation. For a complete list of units, please visit the website.
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