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Applied Criminology (Terrorism & Political Violence) BSc (Hons)

Canterbury Christ Church University

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UCAS CODE: M904

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Explore crime, criminal justice and its relationship with society, alongside the opportunity to critically analyse aspects of terrorism and political violence from a range of perspectives. This degree prepares you for a range of exciting career paths focusing on criminal justice and the treatment of victims and offenders. You will explore the true nature, extent and causes of crime, along with the methods used to manage crime and criminal behaviour. Our experienced teaching staff will take you through key criminological theories, applying them to our understanding crime, the experiences of offenders and victims in the criminal justice system, and the ways in which society constructs crime problems and responds to criminal behaviour. You will adopt a critical approach to terrorism and political violence and its investigation. You will also have the opportunity to explore what the research evidence tells us about the practice, and relate it to ongoing debates about effectiveness, objectivity, bias, decision making, ethics and evidence-based policing.The varied expertise of the teaching staff and our guest lecturers will allow you to explore these themes from a range of perspectives. You will also be supported by a range of criminal justice professionals and agencies, who teach on the course and provide volunteering and networking opportunities to help prepare you for your career.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,000per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 88 - 112

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University information

Canterbury Christ Church University

  • University League Table

    125th

  • Campus address

    Canterbury Christ Church University, North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    120th out of 123 2

    83rd out of 85 2

    95th out of 102

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    96 44%

    110th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    52 52%

    114th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.85 77%

    103rd

    5
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    94 43%

    77th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    36 36%

    75th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.43 89%

    2nd

    13
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    99 50%

    91st

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    41 41%

    85th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    67th

    7

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