Criminal Justice and Criminology at University of Leeds - UCAS

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Course summary

Delivered by academics from the Centre for Criminal Justice Studies in one of the leading law schools in the UK, the course will develop a critical awareness of social research methods and skills used to undertake real-world research on crime and criminal justice. You’ll develop an in-depth understanding of the nature, purposes, dynamic processes and outcomes of the criminal justice process. A wide range of optional modules will allow you to tailor your degree to your own particular interests. Throughout the course, we’ll encourage you to: -explore the complex and dynamic nature of the criminal justice process -investigate contemporary policy debates and theoretical perspectives on crime and its control -develop advanced knowledge of the research process and skills to undertake research on crime and criminal justice


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Assessment method

You’ll be assessed using a variety of written and oral methods. You’ll also be expected to write a dissertation in the later stages of your course.

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in law, criminal justice, criminology or a related subject. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in all components. Visit our website for full entry requirements, including the alternative qualifications we accept.

Fees and funding

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Criminal Justice and Criminology at University of Leeds - UCAS