Criminology BA (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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Course info

UCAS CODE M900
Looking to study criminology degree at University? Our BA (Hons) Criminology course is supported by our close links with local criminal justice organisations, including West Midlands Police Force.Make sense of the world of criminal justice by getting the big picture perspective on crime, punishment and victimisation.This course aims to develop knowledge and understanding of the core schools of criminological thought, their historical and political foundations and practical application.Our ... READ MORE

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Full time | Curzon Building Campus | 3 Years | 19-SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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108th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
84th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
65th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

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
39%
Psychology
29%
Music
28%
English Literature
15%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 92 reviews

5 star 24%
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3 star 28%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,799 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 46%
3 star 21%
2 star 4%
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Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

Cardigan Street Birmingham
B4 7BD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.4 miles away

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