Foundation entry study will allow budding legal eagles to fly to another level and is perfect for those that do not meet the degree entry requirements or are returning to study after a break. Year one gives you a grounding in law and social sciences with the programme being stimulating and challenging which equips you with academic, research, analytical and problem-solving skills. ideally suited for a range of careers within policing and the criminal justice sector. years 3 and 4 give the opportunity to undertake supported research leading to the submission of a final year dissertation. In the 21st century criminology, as viewed from the perspective of the art of investigation, is dynamic and challenging, characterised by complexity and change. The application of science, analytical techniques, forensic psychology and criminological theory to the process of the criminal investigation process demands a unique set of skills and knowledge.