Staffordshire University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This course will prepare you for a wide variety of roles within the public and private sectors. Our BSc (Hons) Policing and Criminal Investigation degree will equip you with a high level of investigative expertise and policing knowledge. This will prepare you for a career with the Police, Armed Forces, HMRC, Post Office Investigation, insurance investigators and private organisations, as well as other areas. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MSci Policing and Criminal Investigation
Year 1 Core: Introduction to Policing, Introduction to Forensic Science, Science for Justice, Policing Science, Recording the Crime Scene Year 2 Core: Crime and Dishonesty, Investigative Skills, Contemporary Policing, Research and Professional Skills for Policing Year 3 Core: Independent Project, Intelligence and Major Crime Investigation, Case File to Court Year 4 Core: Advanced Research Methods, Forensic and Crime Science Placement, Advanced Investigative Techniques
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||We welcome a wide range of qualifications and qualification combinations. We assess each application individually, taking in to account any experience and skills you may have in your chosen field. Don't worry if you can't see your specific qualification listed, just contact our team of experts on 01782 294400 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further advise|
|A level||BBB||Other A Level combinations possible to achieve required points. Can be combined with AS levels/Extended Project to achieve required points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||Grade combinations below 128 points considered when combined with other Level 3 qualifications including AS and Extended Project to achieve required points|
|AS||A - E|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*D* - PP|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D* - P|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)||D*P|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)||D*P|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||CCC|
|Extended Project||A* - E|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H2, H3, H3, H3, H3|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma||DDM|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma||D*D* - PP|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Subsidiary Diploma||D*D - PP|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma||D* - P|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate||D* - P|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Certificate||D* - P|
Some subjects will require previous study in specific subjects. Please refer to the course pages on the University website
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|