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Criminology for Beginners Diploma

TQUK
£199.99
  • About This Course

    Criminology for Beginners has been written for those who wish either to study criminology for fun or to sample a taster for further study and accreditation.  It has been written in easy to follow terms and will enable the student to understand the basics behind forensics, autopsies, criminal types, processing a crime scene, profiling methods, and will examine past cases and policing methods as well as crime and punishment.

    About Criminology

    Primarily concentrating on murder cases, the student will be able to gather an understanding of how autopsies provide information and clues not just on the cause of death but also on the lifestyle of the victim and the possible identity of the perpetrator of the crime.

  • Course lessons

    Lesson One: What is Criminology?

    • Poisons
    • The Case of Florence Maybrick.
    • The Case of Charles LeFarge

    Lesson Two: Knives

    • The Case of Jack the Ripper (Part One)
    • Victims

    Lesson Three: The Case of Jack the Ripper (Part Two)

    • Victims and Suspects
    • Possible Victims
    • Psychological Profiling                 

    Lesson Four: Parricide and Matricide.

    • The Case of Lizzie Borden
    • The Case of Jo Ann Kiger
    • The Case of Francis Blandy
    • Somnambulism

    Lesson Five: The Post Mortem / Autopsy

    • Entomology
    • Processing A Scene Of  Crime
    • Cold Cases
    • The Case of Lord Lucan

    Lesson Six: Prostitution

    • Case of Jack the Stripper
    • The Serial Killer
    • Maslow - hierarchy of needs
    • The Case of Burke and Hare
    • The Case of  Bela Kiss
    • The Case of  Peter Sutcliffe

    Lesson Seven: The Black Dahlia

    • The Case of  Jean Spangler
    • The Case of Marian Parker
    • Missing Persons
    • Kidnapping

    Lesson Eight: Execution

    • Methods of Execution.
    • Capital punishment
    • The Case of Ruth Ellis
    • The Last Men To Be Executed In England
    • Albert Pierrepoint
    • Hangmen of the United Kingdom
    • Law Enforcement Agencies
    • The Profumo Case
  • Accreditation

    This course has been accredited by Online Academies. On successful completion of this course you will be able to download or print off a PDF of your Online Academies Certificate (please note: you will also be given the opportunity to have a hard copy of the certificate printed off and posted out to you for a small additional charge). If you would like to view a sample of the certificate, please click here.

    On completion of your course you will also be able to have your certificate endorsed and accredited by TQUK for recognised CPD Hours.

    Training Qualifications UK (TQUK) are an Ofqual regulated awarding body. They pride themselves on being the most agile and forward thinking awarding body in the UK. TQUK provide independent endorsement of our CPD courses giving learners assurance that their course will help them gain the necessary skills and experience in their chosen subject area.

     

    Assessment

    At the conclusion of each module there is a multiple choice question assessment. This will help you remember the main points of the lesson and act as a check that you have retained the essential knowledge and understanding of that particular section. The results can be seen instantaneously and you can correct wrong answers. When the result is satisfactory you can progress to the next module.

    Course Outcomes

    Once you have successfully completed all the modules for your course you will be awarded:

    A Diploma issued by Online Academies

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Great informative course

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johnsa908
Confidence Booster

I was given Criminology for beginners course as a Christmas present, would never have thought of doing it myself but I have enjoyed it so much. It was so easy to do and very hard to put down. It’s like reading a good book then having a test on it. There is no pressure, no tutor hurrying you up and no time limits on the tests, just how learning should be. The written report I received after the ...

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