Criminal Justice BA (Hons)

Liverpool John Moores University

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( 3.9) 1426 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE M291
The BA (Hons) Criminal Justice at Liverpool John Moores University is informed by extensive links with criminal justice system practitioners and delivered by expert academics with frontline experience. - Taught by lecturers with frontline experience and international reputations for research and writing- Visits to courts, prisons and local agencies to see the criminal justice system in action- Wide range of career paths, from police to prison officer to drug support worker- Highly vocational ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
105th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
66th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
45th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
52nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
36%
Sociology
29%
History
21%
Law
20%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£15,600 per year
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How Criminal Law students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 12 reviews

5 star 9%
4 star 67%
3 star 16%
2 star 8%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,426 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 54%
3 star 20%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Liverpool John Moores University
CompUniGuide ranking
66th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. Their research is influencing policymakers, improving people’s lives and finding solutions to the problems of the 21st century. They’re known for their friendly and supportive staff and students who come from across the UK and from over 100 countries around the world. The city of Liverpool has always welcomed the world to its shores, creating a melting pot of people and cultures all sharing a sense of pride in its rich history and unique sense of identity. The University was awarded silver in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework. Liverpool John Moores University students on Whatuni say: “Fun and engaging - relevant and interesting to the field I intend to work in.

Where you'll study

Liverpool John Moores University

Student Recruitment and Admissions Exchange Station Tithebarn Street Liverpool
L2 2QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Central  0.2 miles away

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