Criminology and Criminal Justice BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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UCAS CODE M930
OverviewHave you got an interest in what makes a criminal and how we should respond to crime in society?Criminology goes hand-in-hand with criminal justice. You can study both of these subjects on this BSc (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice degree course. Youll learn about key issues in criminal justice, such as the sentencing of offenders or the reputation and responsibilities of police forces, while you develop your understanding of the bodies involved in law enforcement, government, the ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 19-SEP-22

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45th / 131
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61st
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23rd

Start date and duration

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19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

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Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
49%
Psychology
40%
English Literature
19%
History
19%
Law
17%

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Latest Criminology reviews

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Student Reviewer
29 May 21

Criminal Justice (Distance Learning) MSc

Good educational journey. Good and known lecturers. Definitely this academic year was a great challenge. Knowledge that...
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Dwayne
27 May 21

Criminology and Forensic Studies BSc (Hons)

Academically this university experience has been a rollercoaster ride as the ups and down with the whole pandemic has...

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University of Portsmouth
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The University of Portsmouth is in the heart of the UK’s only island city. Taking inspiration from the city’s rich heritage as a trading and naval port, the University is dedicated to helping you get ready for your exciting life journey. Portsmouth’s commitment to the student experience has seen it achieve Gold in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework. Its record for graduate employment, and for boosting graduate’s salaries, is impressive. Portsmouth offers a wide range of degrees across areas of science, technology, humanities, creative and cultural industries, business and law. All courses reflect the University’s commitment to your future career. There are many opportunities for work experience, placements and volunteering, plus an expert Careers and Employability Service. Strong student support is a major feature of Portsmouth.

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University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away

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