Year 12: (Certificate) focuses on the changing awareness of crime and criminological theories, looking at how different crimes are portrayed in the media and attempts to explain criminal behaviour.
Year 13: (Diploma) focuses on the legal system in more depth, how crimes are punished and what happens inside a courtroom. Assessment is by both controlled assessment and examination. There is one examination and piece of controlled assessment in each year.
Each module is equally weighted at 25%.