L4 Single Subject Criminal Practice

£475.00

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Single unit subject – Criminal Practice

  • Criminal Court Structure: Preliminary Matters; Police Powers
  • Police Station Interviewing; Commencement.; Legal Aid; Bail; Summary Trial
  • Trial by Indictment: Sentencing; Assisting Counsel/Solicitor advocate at a trial
  • Sanctions: Types of sentences; philosophies of sanctions; Appeal

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the three principle methods of commencing a prosecution
  • Understand what occurs after arrest
  • Understand who can prosecute in a criminal case
  • Public funding in criminal proceedings
  • Understanding the proceedings stages of cases and court proceedings

What's included

  • All course material
  • Assignment and test marking
  • Full tutorial support
  • 1 year NALP affiliate membership
  • Certificate on completion

Entry requirements

One of the following is required or equivalent – if unsure, please contact us or phone 0207 112 8034

NALP Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Paralegal Practice; two A’ Levels; an A’ Level Law; BTEC National Diploma (NVQ/GNVQ Level 3 or above);

CILEX Level 3 Qualifications; ILSPAs Legal Secretary Diploma

Mature Students Welcome (over 25) without any of the above – please contact us to confirm eligibility.

Non UK: Equivalent Qualifications – please contact us to confirm eligibility

Please Note: The NALP Level 4 Diploma in Paralegal Studies is only available in English.

If your first language is not English then you must be able to provide evidence that your spoken and written command of the English Language is adequate for the qualification for which you have applied. e.g. IELTS Level 6, GCSE English.

Assessment

Assignments can be requested when the learner is ready, and once requested and sent, the Learner will have a 4 week period in which to complete the assignment and return by the due date.

Assignments are marked and graded either with a pass (45 – 64%), merit (65 – 79%) and distinction (80-100%).

Tutors are on hand to answer any queries that the learner may have and give unlimited help and guidance if there is anything that the learner may not fully understand with regard to the material.

Compulsory units

Description
Criminal Court Structure: Preliminary Matters; Police Powers
Police Station Interviewing; Commencement.; Legal Aid; Bail; Summary Trial
Trial by Indictment: Sentencing; Assisting Counsel/Solicitor advocate at a trial
Sanctions: Types of sentences; philosophies of sanctions; Appeal
Learning Outcomes
Understand the three principle methods of commencing a prosecution
Understand what occurs after arrest
Understand who can prosecute in a criminal case
Public funding in criminal proceedings
Understanding the proceedings stages of cases and court proceedings

Qualification

This is a single unit course, no qualification

Compulsory units
  • Criminal Practice
Study type
Distance learning