Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary:
- Prepare for the degree with an extra foundation year at the start.
- Study criminal justice principles, rules and practices from contemporary academic and practical perspectives.
- Learn analytical and research skills for understanding the nature of crime within society.
- Learn the real-life applications of criminological theory to experience and understand behaviour in your student community.
- Tailor your studies to reflect specialist interests, which enhances independent thinking and creativity
- Peer learning
- Placement activity
- Guest lectures
- Case study analysis
- Online learning resources
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. Year 1 - Compulsory modules Introduction To The Psychological, Political, Legal, Criminal Justice And Sociological Sciences The Practice Of Criminology Year 2 - Compulsory modules Applying Criminology Criminal Justice Criminological Landscapes Graduate Research And Development 1 Graduate Research And Development 2 Human Rights And Crime Year 3 - Compulsory modules Controversies Of Punishment Deconstructing Research Victims Offenders And Vulnerabilities Elective modules Cybercrime and Society Education: Theory, Policy, and Practice Exclusion Rights And Justice Experiencing Criminal Justice Life Beyond Crime, Substance Use And Offending Real World Cutting Edge Research Methods Real World Enterprise And Entrepreneurship Real World Professional Practice Real World Project Management Real World Social Justice And Activism Studies Abroad In Criminology Year 4 - Optional modules Placement Year Final year - Compulsory modules Dissertation Elective modules 21St Century Crime: Threats, Responses And Human Rights Comparative Criminal Justice Crime And Justice In The Information Age Crime And The Media Criminal Justice Compared Criminal Justice Realities Drug Use In Context Experiences Of Health, Illness And Disability Experiencing Custodial And Community Sentences Making Desistance And Recovery A Reality Policing And Crime Reduction Politics Of The City Power, Sex, and the Body Sex Violence And Extremism Simulating Justice Practice
Exams, Coursework, Practicals
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.
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Additional entry requirements
Please note that the information provided on this web page relates to 2022 courses and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.|
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.
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