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Course summary

Apply your knowledge of psychology to understand aspects of crime and criminal behaviour. You’ll learn new ways of thinking about society and human behaviour. 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
Find out more Volunteering will enable you to develop your professional skills and add experience to your CV. Previous students have volunteered as learning support workers for the Leeds Youth Justice Board. Why study Criminology with Psychology at Leeds Beckett University...
  • 94% of students on BA (Hons) Criminology with Psychology were positive about the way teaching staff explain things*
  • Benefit from access to specialist facilities
  • Study abroad options available
  • Opportunity to apply for a placement during the Work-Based Learning in Criminology module
  • Research-led teaching
  • 94.3% of graduates in work or further study 15 months after graduation**
National Student Survey 2023 *Percentage of respondents from this course, HESA Graduate Outcomes 20-21


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Becoming a Criminologist
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Psychology & Crime
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • The Psychology of Complex Behaviour
  • Research & Employability Skills
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:
  • Investigative & Criminal Psychology
  • Dissertation or Extended Essay
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

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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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

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Criminology with Psychology at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS