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Criminology and Criminal Justice BA (Hons)

University of Wolverhampton

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UCAS CODE MM92
Criminology and Criminal Justice is the study of how crime is defined, why some people commit crime and what happens when they do. It is also the study of the police, the courts and penal system, as well as the prevention and deterrence of criminal behaviour. Crime and its impact are at the forefront of current political and social debate.A degree in criminology and criminal justice enables you to explore the reality behind the newspaper headlines on crime and examine a topic which is relevant, ... READ MORE

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Full time | University of Wolverhampton | 3 Years | JAN

Key stats

Uni rankings

Sociology
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
121st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
100th

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN
Full Time
3 Years

Law

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 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Law graduate salary at this uni
£15,000
UK Law graduate salary
£18,000

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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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

Law

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
26%
Law
26%
Psychology
26%
English Literature
19%
Religious Studies & Theology
17%

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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13,450 per year
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31 Oct 14

Criminology and Criminal Justice BA (Hons)

I would say the university is good, the lectures and seminars are easy to understand. The support and resources are...

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University of Wolverhampton
CUG ranking
121st
Student rating
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Set in the heart of England, the University of Wolverhampton offers a high-quality education across a diverse study programme. The University’s focus is on ensuring students have an enjoyable and fulfilling education, preparing them with the academic and life skills they need to embark on their chosen career path. Its main teaching sites in Wolverhampton, Telford, and Walsall are supported by academic schools encompassing arts, business and social sciences; education, health and wellbeing; and science and engineering. Wolverhampton has plenty to offer as a small and friendly city with all the facilities and entertainment options a student could want within walking distance or a short bus ride. Meanwhile, the Walsall and Telford campuses are compact, with a real community feel and every student need catered for.

Where you'll study

University of Wolverhampton

Admissions Unit Camp Street Wolverhampton
WV1 1AD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wolverhampton  0.2 miles away

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