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Course summary

The BA (Hons) Criminology is an undergraduate degree that will be of interest to those of you who are passionate and curious to learn about crime, criminal behaviour and punishment and would like the opportunity to become knowledgeable, critical and confident criminologists of the future.Each of the modules are designed to inform, challenge and inspire you. To do this successfully, you will engage in enlightening, current and relevant subjects that are delivered by enthusiastic, experienced and supportive lecturers.Each subject focus is varied, yet linked, and draws attention to the complexities of the criminal debate. Over the course of the degree, you will be deliberating on the effects of media on crime, addressing the political and social responses to crime and examining crime from a victim’s perspective. You will also be exploring the influence of gender on crime, questioning the role and purpose of punishment and reflecting on transnational crimes such as body, arms and human trafficking, money laundering and cyber-crime. Knowledge and understanding is paramount to gaining employment however to ensure you are in a better position, a practical skills element is added to the degree. A work-experience placement within a local crime-related environment will provide you with the practical skills necessary for that final step toward securing your career in criminology. You will be fully supported throughout your academic journey and will benefit from lecturers who care about you and your learning. We want you to make the most of your learning experience and will support and encourage you to achieve your goals.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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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
EU £12690 Year 1
International £12690 Year 1

Additional fee information

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