Foundation Degree in Criminal Justice

  • Foundation Degree

  • 2 years full-time

UCAS Institution Code

UCAS Course Code


£7,500* (Year 1 2022/23)*

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Bridgend College is launching this exciting course for September 2022. It will provide a clear progression route for learners who have studied Criminology or related fields.

The course is designed to widen access to this field by delivering a broad skills base, including the development of work based skills, where learners will complete a work placement within a related field e.g. Probation Services, Youth Offending and Drug and Alcohol Abuse teams.

This is an ideal programme for learners who have a real passion and interest in Criminal Justice, or for someone who is currently working in this field and looking at achieving a further or higher qualification in this field. Ideal if you wish to study in a small, supported environment with skilled and experienced team of staff.

This course is subject to validation

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UCAS Tariff – 48 points

A level – DD/EEE

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma – PPP

Access to HE Diploma – Pass

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma – MP

Assessment is by assignment, presentations, case studies, examinations and research in a work based setting. The course includes placement modules.

You could progress to the University of South Wales to complete the third year and, therefore, the full degree.

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