Short courses
Law, Policing & Investigation

Introduction to Criminal Law

Perhaps the best known aspect of the legal system, criminal law presents an interesting and challenging area of study. This is an exciting introduction to criminal law – covering the law of theft, murder, manslaughter and non-fatal offences.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

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Further information

Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm.

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Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

What you study

The major topics to be covered, and which will be given equal weighting, are:

1) The offences against the person (covering assault, battery, causing and inflicting grievous bodily harm)

2) The homicide offences, which will include: murder; gross negligence manslaughter; and unlawful act manslaughter.

3) The law of theft.

How you are assessed

In-course assessment

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements needed

Health conditions requiring adjustments

For this particular course, you may need to undertake an occupational health or work-based risk assessment check. If you have a disability, specific learning difficulty, mental health condition, autism spectrum condition, sensory impairment or medical condition that may require reasonable adjustments during an external placement, in the university or in a clinical practice area, this must be declared as part of the enrolment process. If you are unsure you can contact the relevant admissions or course tutor for guidance.

Course information

Part-time

  • Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

More part-time details

  • Enrolment date: Starts Tuesday 4 June, Tuesdays & Thursdays for 4 weeks, 6.00pm-9.00pm
  • Admission enquiries: 01642 342291

Contact details

Further information