Criminal Justice and Criminology

Middlesex University

Course Introduction

This course encourage students to develop a critical approach to their studies, evaluating theory and evidence accordingly; it prepares students to participate in society through an awareness and understanding of crime, crime control and the agents of criminal justice in society; the course examines the structures of governance and accountability within the criminal justice system related to the study of crime, justice and crime control.

Course Modules

Year 1: Core modules; contemporary social structures; crime and control in social context; explaining crime; skills and methods in criminology and sociology. Year 2: Core modules; approaches to research in social science; criminal courts and prisons; criminology in late modernity; institutions of criminal justice. Year 3: Core modules; dissertation; options; drugs, crime and criminal justice; organised crime and corporate offenders; policing; youth justice.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
BA (Hons) £10,670  Academic year First year overseas fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 200-300
  • European Baccalaureate 60%
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • IELTS 6.0
  • Mature entry