Criminology and Forensic Studies BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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Course info

UCAS CODE LF34
**Overview**Are you interested in understanding how forensic evidence is used to help solve crime?This BSc (Hons) Criminology and Forensic Studies degree course examines the field of crime and criminality and pairs it with the world of forensic investigation. You’ll get a deep understanding of what makes a criminal, from a societal, psychological and law perspective. And you’ll get out of the classroom to get to grips with the latest forensic theory and practice.This course leads to careers in... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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41st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
51st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
26th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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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
Sociology
49%
Psychology
40%
English Literature
19%
History
19%
Law
17%

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£9,250 per year
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£14,300 per year
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University of Portsmouth
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51st
Student rating
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The University of Portsmouth is based in a vibrant city location with a lively pub and club scene, as well as being close by to the sea. The University has dedicated careers and recruitment services, a strong graduate employment record and all courses reflect their commitment to your future career. Their roots go back to 1869, when the Portsmouth and Gosport School of Science and Art was founded. This school was set up to train engineers and skilled workmen for the Royal Navy dockyard and city docks. Today, the University’s work in neuro-oncology and neuroscience, establishing the role of genes that are important in developmental processes and its work addressing the fundamental questions in cosmology and astrophysics, is rated as world-leading and internationally excellent. It also has a growing reputation in health subjects.

Where you'll study

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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