Criminology and Criminal Justice at University Campus Oldham - UCAS

University Campus Oldham

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Central Lancashire

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Course summary

If you have an enquiring mind and are interested in understanding why criminals commit their crimes, then studying this new degree will develop your understanding of the behavioural, social and psychological aspects of crime. The course also goes that bit further and includes modules on criminal justice and criminal law, examining how and why offenders should be punished. The subject continues to develop at a rapid pace and is delivered by active researchers in criminological investigation. You will explore issues concerning how crime is defined and managed in our society and will have the opportunity to specialise so that you can tailor your degree depending on the career path you are interested in e.g. policing, the prison service, forensic psychology or social work.

Assessment method

The course is delivered using a range of contemporary methods including ‘traditional’ lectures, interactive lectures, workshops, seminars, debates, Virtual learning and self-directed study. The course is assessed using a range of methods including essays, examinations, presentations, reports, reflections, research projects.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students where English is not the first language need to demonstrate their ability in the English language through obtaining an IELTS score of 6.0 or above or equivalent.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7500 Year 1
England £7500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7500 Year 1
Scotland £7500 Year 1
Wales £7500 Year 1

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Criminology and Criminal Justice at University Campus Oldham - UCAS