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Human Rights and Criminology Including Foundation BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– You’ll be able to take part in extra-curricular projects, for example in the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice Practice.– Learning on this course is active and practical, through work experience with advocates and campaigners and community-based volunteering.– You’ll be able to get a greater understanding of the overlapping worlds of human rights and criminology.**This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Social Sciences**This foundation year is taught at the University giving you a taste of academic life in a supportive environment. The year gives you the academic and technical preparation for undergraduate study in a wide range of social sciences subjects. Lectures, labs and tutorials will give you a broad understanding across subjects including economics, criminology, politics, sociology and psychology. **About this course**Human rights and criminology are connected subjects with a global scope. They are influenced by culture, community, gender, race, and social justice. This flexible degree has a focus on social science, social policy and the psychological and personal contexts of human rights protection. You’ll explore human rights issues and how they can be enforced or defended.The course also enhances your employability, helping you develop practical expertise. You’ll gain skills in research, data analysis, complex problem-solving, project management, negotiation and communication.You’ll have the option of a work placement through a sandwich year. A final year project will enable you to engage in depth with a subject that really interests you.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 13,500per year

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

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

Students have a longstanding reputation for business start-ups, supported through an extensive programme of enterprise education events and industry links.
Kingston University is investing significantly in its campuses. A multi-floor library and dance studios are key features of its new Town House building.
Students from more than 140 countries bring diversity, fresh ideas and a range of life experiences to enrich the learning environment on campus.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    90th out of 103 7

    100th out of 103 1

    94th out of 102 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    105 48%

    75th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    44 44%

    98th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    85th

    24
  • Entry standards

    / Max 231
    102 46%

    89th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    64 64%

    90th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.61 72%

    100th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    98 49%

    94th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    70th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    50th

    1

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