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Programme NameDiploma in Crime and Criminology (12030)
DepartmentDepartment of Distance Education
Admission CriteriaPasses in a minimum of five subjects CSEC/GCE 'O' Levels, Grades I to III / Grades A to C, inclusive of English Language and Mathematics
Minimum of three years’ experience as in Law Enforcement/Court Administration/Social Services in addition to a pass in the 031 Proficiency in English and 031 Proficiency in Mathematics Courses.
Matured persons who are twenty-six years and over who have received a pass at the University of Guyana Entrance Examination (UGEE).
Any other qualification considered acceptable by the University of Guyana
Tuition FeeFirst Year - GYD: $360,000 | USD: $5,711
First Year
Semester 1
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
DCC1101 Language and Communication for the Public Prosecutor Not Specified 10
DCC1102 Critical Thinking Not Specified 10
DCC1103 Policing and Teams: History to Contemporary Not Specified 2
DCC1104 Criminology Not Specified 10
DCC1105 General Law Not Specified 2
Semester 2
Course Code Course Name Delivery Mode Course Credit Remarks
DCC1201 Information Technology Not Specified 10
DCC1202 Criminal Practice and Procedure Not Specified 4
DCC1203 Evidence Not Specified 6
DCC1204 Sociology: An Introduction Not Specified 10

Total Cost: GYD $360,000 | USD $5,711