Criminology, Psychology & Law

Award Title: QQI Level 5 Certificate in Community Health Services
Programme Co-ordinator: Aoife Duffy
Award Code: 5M4468
Award Code: 414285

Programme Description: 

This one year course provides the learner with an insight into human behaviour/ development and the Law. Students have the opportunity to combine their interests in the area of Law, criminology and criminal justice with the additional specialisms of Psychology and word processing.

Component Awards:

  • Legal Practice and Procedures (5N1394)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)
  • Communications (5N0690)
  • Safety and Health at Work (5N1794)
  • Criminology (5N2107)
  • Criminal Law (5N3787)
  • Psychology (5N0754)
  • Human Growth and Development (5N1279)
  • Understanding Mental Health (5N3772)


  • This course is supported by our progression links with SETU and National Universities. 

Additional Activities:

  • Additional short courses may be offered in first aid and fire safety, with visits to the Criminal Courts of Justice and Kilkenny Court House during the year.