Specialist Certificate in Criminology (Offender Management)

Where will this take me?


Intended learning outcomes

Students who complete the course should be able to:

  • Demonstrate a depth of knowledge about the nature and complexities of sexual and violent offenders and offending patterns and propensities
  • Understand the professional and practice context for sexual and violent offender treatment and management
  • Acquire skills in interacting with offenders in a way that supports their own motivation to commence and maintain change; and
  • Understand the importance of self-care strategies in professional practice.
  • Demonstrate a depth of knowledge about those factors that lead to desistance in sexual and violent offenders
  • Understand the core professional and practice skills for working with sexual and violent offenders.