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St John’s Catholic Comprehensive School

BTEC Criminology

Subject Criminology (Level 3 Applied Certificate) 
Exam Board WJEC 
Qualifications Level 3 Applied Certificate in Criminology
Specification Click Here
Order of Units

Unit 1 (Controlled Assessment) – Changing Awareness of Crime 

Unit 2 (90-minute examination) – Criminological Theories 

Suggested Resources

For both the controlled assessment and the examination, all the content is contained in the textbook: 

Link for the textbook

Link for the revision guide

All lesson resources will be provided to you through MS Teams and during lessons. All extra resources including revision packs, and workbooks will be printed off for you during the course.

Expected Homework Hours Per Week

You are expected to complete a minimum of 3 hours per week in additional work. 

Both the controlled assessment and external exam require you to put in additional revision. You may also be given homework which is compulsory and expected for you to complete. 

Learning Platforms Used All lessons are taught in school. Any resources will be uploaded to the MS Teams channel. Any required resources for printing will be given well in advance or will be printed off for you. You must have access to MS Teams to be able to access all the resources for the course. 
Submission of Bridging Work Please send your completed bridging packs to: