Teesside University, Middlesbrough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Teesside University

Police Studies

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Course summary

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Summary: This one year top-up degree programme in Police Studies explores issues in policing and criminal justice enabling you to gain insights into how the process of policing and investigative process is conducted, the significance of forensic evidence and the legal constraints of an investigation and its impact on the wider criminal justice system. Course details: This course allows you to enhance your previous study to achieve a BSc (Hons) degree. It enables you to think more independently and critically about issues that interest you within policing and wider society. You develop your skills at conducting research and have the opportunity to write a dissertation in an area of policing that is of interest to you. Build your own pathway through the degree programme, motivated by your own particular interests or employment aspirations. However you shape your degree, you will be equipped with the skills and knowledge that will be very attractive to future employers. Modules are taught through a combination of lectures and seminars which are interspersed with a broad range of learning opportunities including workshops, case studies, peer group discussions, independent study, online materials, individual and group tutorials, guest speakers and practical sessions within the replica crime scene house, vehicle examination laboratory, police station, interview rooms and the replica courtroom. After the course: Graduates will typically be aspiring to work within the policing or other uniformed services disciplines.

Course details

Modules

Access course information through Teesside University’s website using the course details link provided.

Assessment method

The programme is assessed through a range of formative and summative methods in oral, written and alternative formats. These comprise traditional assessment methods including assignments, reports, reflections, practical tasks, presentations, and negotiated research and dissertation.


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 codeL435
Institution code T20
Campus nameTeesside University
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information

Applicants require 240 credits at levels 4 and 5 (achieved through successful completion of an FD or HND in Public Services, Uniformed Services, Police Studies, Community and Public Services or Public Services Management).


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK/EU here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education office: gov.uk/student-finance.
Police Studies at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS