criminology board exam coverage


Criminology Board Exam Coverage


1. Criminal Jurisprudence and Procedure - 20%

  • Criminal Law Book 1
  • Criminal law Book 2
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Evidence
  • Court Testimony
  • Related Special Penal Laws

2. Law Enforcement Administration - 20%

  • Police Organization and Administration with Police Planning
  • Police Patrol Operations with Police Communication System
  • Police Intelligence
  • Police Personnel and Records Management
  • Comparative Police Systems
  • Industrial Security Management

3. Crime Detection and Investigation  - 15%

  • Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation
  • Special Crimes Investigation
  • Organized Crime Investigation
  • Fire Technology and Arson Investigation
  • Traffic Management and Accident Investigation
  • Drug Education and Investigation
  • Vice Control

4. Criminalistics - 20%

  • Forensic Photography
  • Personal Identification
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Polygraphy (Lie Detection)
  • Forensic Ballistics
  • Questioned Documents 

5. Correctional Administration - 10%

  • Institutional Corrections
  • Non-Institutional Corrections

6. Criminal Sociology - 15%

  • Introduction to Criminology and Psychology of Crimes
  • Philippine Criminal Justice System
  • Ethics and Values
  • Juvenile Delinquency and Crime Prevention
  • Human Behavior and Crisis Management
  • Criminological Research and Statistics

   
Source: RA No. 11131 "The Philippine Criminology Profession Act of 2018"

Notes:

  • Criminology Licensure Examination is usually conducted in the months of May or June and November or December each year.
  • Under RA 11131, the subjects for licensure examination for criminologists shall include but shall not be limited to those mentioned above.

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