Course: BA Contemporary Criminology (Top Up)

Department: Public Services and Criminology

Type: Degree

Duration: One year

The Programme

This programme examines traditional and contemporary thinking about the causes and effects of crime, how it impacts individuals and society.

You will be encouraged to challenge strategies to explore crime whilst developing an up to date critical approach to current issues in the criminal justice sector.

Through this programme you will have the opportunity to interact with professionals in the sector increasing your employability and skills.

What You Study

  • Contemporary Issues in Criminology
  • Homicide: Violence and Crime
  • Cybercrime: An old crime with a new tool
  • Prison, Recidivism and Rehabilitation.

How To Apply

Application is through UCAS, using code LF44.

Entry Requirements

A relevant Foundation Degree, related HND or other relevant Level 5 qualification.

If your first language is not English, or you require a Tier 4 student visa to study and do not hold GCSE grade C English or equivalent, you will be required to provide evidence of your English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill).

Katrina Turnbull

BTEC Level 3 in Public Services

Katrina was named ‘Outstanding Public Services Student of the Year’ at a highly prestigious national awards ceremony for her exceptional commitment to her studies and her efforts to help other people.