Put your incisive mind and probing skills to best use as a decision-maker, policy developer or in assisting in the treatment of offenders. This course helps you develop a world-class toolkit of analytical and practical skills to examine how and why people commit crime and how we, as a society, deal with criminality. By combining criminology with sociology you’ll learn how social influences help to shape lives and their relevance to prominent policy and professional debates of today. You will stand out from the crowd with a Certificate in Knowledge of Policing. You will boost your employability and gain hands-on experience by volunteering with local and national criminal justice agencies. You’ll also open doors to a career in the private, public or third sector, finding career opportunities in a diverse range of settings.