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UCAS CODE: L311

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Overview**As an academic subject criminology has its basis in both academia and practice with a primary focus on research and debated explanations for crime, victimisation and deviance, and responses to those crimes, by societies and individuals.The inter-disciplinary nature of the subject is mirrored in the construction of the programme. The core discrete criminological learning is complemented by modules in Psychology, Law and Sociology, prompting shared learning with students from other disciplines. It is an active and lively course that moves away from traditional teaching of the social sciences to embrace the contemporary and innovative topics and practices of 21st century criminal justice.**Key features**- The programme is designed for individuals who have an interest in developing their knowledge and critical understanding of crime, its causes and impact on the victims and wider society- The criminology graduate is able to engage with and draw upon a range of intellectual and critical processes in decisions they make in everyday practice - Develops the students understanding of the legal framework and criminal justice responses to crime - Can be undertaken on a full or part-time basis- Year 3 is open to all professionals who are working, or have already worked in the sector and wish to gain a degree qualification through the RPL (Recognised Prior Learning) system. **Learn more about the course at our Open Days**Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester.Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 12,700per year

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

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 112

University information

University of Worcester

  • University League Table

    104th

  • Campus address

    University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    99th out of 102 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    118 60%

    50th

    29
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    33 33%

    92nd

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    45th

    10

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