Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Criminology

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Course summary

Explore crime as a vast political and cultural topic that concerns and affects everyone. As part of this course you’ll:

  • Be introduced to a range of perspectives on crime and its impact on society
  • Develop a solid grounding in the theories that sit at the core of criminology
  • Cultivate a deeper understanding of our current responses to crime with a view to helping shape more effective policies and legislation in the future
  • Develop the academic, personal and professional skills needed to forge a successful career in a variety of roles, whether you want to work with offenders, the victims of crime or in organisations tasked with reducing offending

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Explaining & Understanding Crime
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Images of Crime
  • Deconstructing Deviance
  • Being a Criminologist
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Doing Criminological Research II
  • Policing & Social Control
  • Punishment
  • Doing Criminological Research I
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:
  • New Directions in Criminology
  • Dissertation in Criminology & Criminology with Psychology
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

Application codes

Course code:
M900
Institution code:
L27
Campus name:
City CampusC
Campus code:
C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

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Criminology at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS