Law with Criminology (CertHE)

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The award
CertHE

How long you will study
16 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 6167 per total

How you will study
part-time, online

Course starts
April

International course fees
GBP 6167 per total

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About Law with Criminology at University of Essex Online

Our short online Certificate of Higher Education (CertHE) in Law with Criminology course gives a specialised combined understanding of the two disciplines. Students will obtain a broad theoretical understanding of the rapidly changing environment, practice and operations in criminology, while gaining a solid grounding in the fundamentals of the English Legal System and other key legal topics.

Law and criminology are both widely recognised and highly respected subjects and the knowledge gained on our CertHE Law with Criminology will open up many opportunities for you to develop your career both inside and outside the legal and criminal justice fields.

Alongside subject-specific knowledge, this course helps you develop skills in a number of areas including research, presentation and critical thinking.

Our CertHE Law with Criminology can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone towards a full LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardCertHEHow you will studyPart-time, OnlineHow long you will study16 months
    Course startsAprilDomestic course feesGBP 6167 per totalInternational course feesGBP 6167 per total

Notes about fees for this course

Our fees are the same for all students, and anyone will receive a 10% discount if they pay the full course fee payment up-front.

Entry requirements

If English is not your first language, your English ability should be equivalent to IELTS (Academic) 6.0. If you do not hold an IELTS or equivalent qualification, we require students to pass a free online English test.

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