Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Criminology with Psychology

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Course summary

As part of this course you’ll:

  • Explore criminological issues alongside a psychological focus
  • Learn new ways of thinking about society while honing your understanding of people
  • Engage with assumptions about the place of crime in society and our responses
  • Gain an understanding of the causes and effects of crime and deviant behaviour through social research
  • Use a range of psychological approaches to study human behaviour and thought to understand why people respond the way they do to crime

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Psychology & Crime
  • Social Psychology & Crime
  • Being a Criminologist
  • Explaining & Understanding Crime
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Applied Biological & Cognitive Psychology & Crime
  • Doing Criminological Research I
  • Doing Criminological Research II
  • Policing & Social Control
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Dissertation in Criminology & Criminology with Psychology
  • Investigative & Criminal Psychology
  • New Directions in Criminology
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £14000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

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Criminology with Psychology at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS