BA (Hons) Criminology and Social Sciences

Southport College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Cumbria
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Course summary

TEF Bronze

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The pathway is intended to deliver work-ready BA hons graduates with the skills necessary to work in the local economy within the public sector or related organisations. Criminology with Social Science is subject area which can lead in to a number of different career pathways. Criminology with Social science BAH students have been employed in a number of career areas including: • Social Science • Education • Central and Local Government • Finance • Health & Social Care • Law • Public Services Students registered for the programme will be encouraged to seek out and undertake voluntary work in statutory, voluntary and community organisations related to and supporting the Criminology and Social Sciences sector. This is not a placement but a situated learning experience to gain an understanding of the agencies involved in the Criminology and Social Sciences sector and identifies potential future employment opportunities. This learning experience seeks to enhance skills, to develop and practice personal and professional values, ethics, standards and boundaries. There is a strong ethos of collaboration and shared learning underpinning all teaching and learning activities, ensuring governmental drivers pertaining to employees educated to level four and five are recognised and embraced for the benefit of the criminology and social science based sectors and the professional workforce itself. You will be encouraged and guided to work together to network professionally and develop your scholarly ability, thus maximising your potential for success, both academically and as a practitioner.

Course details


Youth Justice Autumn Case Study and essay (100%) End Module CJSC6003 Restorative Justice Spring Report (100%) End Module CJSC6005 Domestic Violence and the CJS Autumn Essay (100%) End Module CJSC6002 Human Rights & Global Issues Spring Individual Presentation (50%) Written Assignment (50%) Mid Module End Module CJSC6001 Dissertation Year Long Dissertation (100%) End Module

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeBACR
Institution code S35
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Students must have completed the Foundation Degree Programme: Criminology and Social Sciences, or have completed a HND (Level 5 study) in a relevant subject area.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
BA (Hons) Criminology and Social Sciences at Southport College - UCAS