QQI Level 5 (5N2107)

Course Description

This module is designed to provide the learner with a general understanding of crime, and how crime affects individuals and communities. It provides the learners with a basic understanding of how crime scene investigations proceed. It is also intended to prepare the learners for employment or further study in related areas.

Course Content

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • The Irish Justice and Penal System
  • Types of Crime
  • Crime and Community
  • The Drug Problem in Ireland
  • Introduction to the Science of Crime Scene Investigation


QQI Level 5 Component Certificate


7th October 2021 – 7th February 2022


Monday Evening 6.30pm – 9.30pm

This course will run online