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This course examines the connection between crime, law and criminal justice, giving you a sound understanding of the legal system. Explore crime: the diverse causes of it, and the various responses to it. Combining your studies with law, you’ll focus on the connection between crime and criminal justice and, in the process, you'll gain a sound understanding of the legal system.
- Hull was ranked in the top 300 universities globally for law in the QS World University Rankings 2017.
- One of the best-established criminology departments in the UK, we've been pioneering this area of study for more than 30 years.
- You'll have opportunities for work placements and experience-enhancing visits through our strong links with local, regional and national criminal justice agencies.
Year 1 Compulsory modules Becoming a Criminologist Criminal Justice Institutions Introduction to Law and its Study Collecting Social Data Development of Criminological Theory Criminal Law Year 2 Compulsory modules Representations of Crime Policing and Criminal Investigation Criminology in Late Modernity Analysing Social Data Optional modules Equality and Human Rights Criminal Justice Year 3 Compulsory module Dissertation Optional modules Criminal Justice and Community Safety Placements Modern Day Slavery in the UK Understanding and Interpreting Quantitative Data Analysis Surveillance and Social Control Drug Use Today Evidence and the Criminal Trial Transnational Organised Crime Learning Together - Desistance from Crime Restorative Justice and Peacemaking Criminology Contemporary Imprisonment Medical Law and Ethics Penology Criminal Evidence and Procedure International Protection of Human Rights Sex Work, Policy and Crime Cyberterrorism and Extremism All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
How to apply
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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||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points|
Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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