London has played a leading role in shaping the modern world's understanding of the origins of and responses to criminal behaviour. Our criminology degree will allow you to gain a wider understanding of this hotly debated political issue. Specialist areas include youth violence and gangs, organised crime, and terrorism and security.
Year 1 topics include: introduction to criminological theory; introduction to the criminal justice system; introduction to policing; researching crime and deviance. Year 2 topics include: crime in context; measuring and interpreting crime; perspectives on policing; crime, media and technology; youth, crime and violence; extension of knowledge module. Year 3 topics include: criminology project; crime control and penology; justice, punishment and social control; serious and serial offenders; the criminology of pleasure; terrorism and counter'terrorism; criminology work placement.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
4 - 6 years
Part Time Day
- International Baccalaureate 28
- Tariff 112
- SQA Higher
- GCE A-level
- BTEC National Diploma
- SQA Advanced Higher
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
- Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 114
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- Course specific