Introduction to Scottish Criminal Law (Skills Boost/YPG)

Course Content

This course will provide you with a brief introduction to criminal law that applies throughout Scotland. You will be given the opportunity to learn about some key legal concepts. In this course, we will also consider a number of important legal cases that have shaped Scottish criminal law to be what it is today.

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements.

Method of Assessment

Online self-marking assessment e.g. Microsoft Forms or Teams Assignment Quiz.

Future Prospects

Potential for further study in related areas.


Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Work-based/Flexible Learning

  • Campus

    Off Site

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2022

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Subject Area

    Social Science

  • This course is currently free as part of our Skills Boost Activity but would normally cost £37.50
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