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Criminology and Sociology BA (Hons)

Abertay University

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UCAS CODE: M9L3

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Abertay Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This thought-provoking Criminology and Sociology degree covers everything from addiction and criminalisation to human rights and death. You'll learn how to think critically about how people engage and interact with the world around them. Criminology and Sociology is a flexible degree. For the first two years, everyone studies the same curriculum. In years three and four our academics help you explore areas such as:Gender, crime and victimology.Race and ethnicity.The process of criminalisation.Human rights and politics.After the first two years of study, you can choose to specialise in other areas or carry on studying this pathway. See more in the 'How the Course Works' section below.You will receive a strong grounding in theory and research methods, along with training in specialist data-analysis software. This degree equips you to succeed in developing your critical thinking skills and enhancing your employability, opening up a wide variety of career optionsOur Criminology degree scored 85% for Teaching and Learning Resources in the 2020 National Student Survey. Plus, Abertay is widely regarded as THE place to come for high quality teaching. But don't just take our word for it:The Times and Sunday Times UK University of the Year for Teaching Quality 2021.Guardian University Guide 2020 Top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction with Teaching, Course and Feedback.National Student Survey 2020 Top 10 UK Universities for Student Satisfaction.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

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A level : BCC

To include a literate subjectFor entry into Year 2 we would look for ABB to include one from Sociology, Politics, History, Psychology plus one other literate subject

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University information

Abertay University

  • University League Table

    109th

  • Campus address

    Abertay University, Bell Street, Dundee, Dundee, City Of, DD1 1HG, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    37th out of 105 14

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    142 73%

    17th

    14
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55.0 55%

    29th

    26
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.20 84%

    10th

    2

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