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Criminology and Forensic Psychology (4 years full time including sandwich year) BSc (Hons)

Kingston University

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Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– Kingston is one of the only universities in London offering this degree.– You may study for a year in a partner university abroad. This will give an international perspective to your studies and a chance to experience a different culture.– You may incorporate a module of applied work or volunteering as part of your degree.**About this course**This course examines the causes and consequences of crime, crime prevention, ways to limit the harm caused by crime and the workings of the criminal justice system (including policing and punishment).Reflecting the real-life relevance of this degree, the course includes court observations, research and case studies.You’ll study individual motivations, psychological influences and the social, cultural and political environments that surround crime. There are advanced modules on the context of crime, criminalisation and investigation, criminal behaviour and therapy. You can also explore your area of interest in greater depth in your dissertation project.**Sandwich Year**This course has a sandwich year which takes place between Year 2 and your Final Year. During this sandwich year you will take a placement within a relevant setting, ensuring you gain essential experience to add to your CV and help you secure a graduate job.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

15,000per year

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University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    106th out of 118 9

    94th out of 102 3

    29th out of 34 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    97 45%

    114th

    12
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    102nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.90 78%

    86th

    22
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    98 49%

    94th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    70th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    50th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 167
    114 58%

    25th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    62 62%

    19th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    21st

    10

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