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Criminology with Security BSc (Hons)

University of Salford

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    M906

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    80th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    68th

    1 (Politics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    112

  • Graduate Prospects

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    72

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    3.70

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

One of the first of its kind, this course responds to recent events, both nationally and internationally, which highlight the importance of security in preventing, controlling and responding to all forms of crime, whether originating in local, national or transnational contexts. International in its outlook, this course covers global security issues, including terrorism and transnational crime.This course will give you a thorough grounding in the disciplines of criminology and security. Criminology involves critical examination of 'crime' and 'deviance' and the processes through which the criminal justice system responds to these phenomena. This course also addresses the nature of threats to security, how states seek to manage and neutralise those threats, and how security is situated within the wider theory and practice of international politics.You will have an industry-relevant and industry-informed learning experience, being taught by nationally and internationally recognised researchers and industry partners. You will have the opportunity to undertake an assessed industry placement or research-based dissertation. You will have the opportunity to study a language module and/or spend up to a year on a study abroad exchange placement.You will gain the critical awareness, subject knowledge and industry experience required to advance in a competitive graduate market.

Entry Requirements

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  • Access to HE Diploma
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Details

112 UCAS Points. A minimum of two grade B's and one grade C in appropriate subjects. General Studies is accepted.

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University information

University Ranking

80th

About this University

The University of Salford embeds industry into all it does: many courses are created with industry wrapped around them and its world-leading research advances industry knowledge and insight. The university's heritage directs its future: having answered the needs of industry since 1896, its connection to industry is stronger than ever. Based just outside Manchester, it is the only university with a campus at MediaCityUK, sitting right next to neighbours such as ITV and the BBC.

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The Crescent

Salford

M5 4WT

UNITED KINGDOM