Postgraduate Diploma in Correctional Science

The Postgraduate Diploma in Correctional Science programme is a 30 credit hour programme designed for individuals with some academic or practice background in counselling and psychology who wish to obtain a postgraduate diploma in the field of correctional science. This programme is offered in coursework mode.

Throughout the course students are required to undertake these courses:

A. Core Courses (24 credit hours)

  • SSKC5113 Theory and Practice of Individual Counseling
  • SSKC5123 Theory and Practice of Group Counseling
  • SSWP5003 Treatment and Correctional for Offences
  • SSYA1013 Introduction to Psychology
  • SSYC5003 Crime and Criminology
  • SSYC5013 Correctional and Criminal Justice
  • SSYM5013 Criminal Behavior Modification
  • SSYR5013 Recidivism Prevention

B. Case Management (6 credit hours)

  • SSYX5996 Case Management in Correctional Science