Criminology BA (Hons)

Lancaster University

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( 4.2) 1490 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE M930
This thought-provoking degree is taught by the world-leading, research-active academics based in our prestigious Law School; they will introduce you to key themes and topics in Criminology and help you to engage with recent and influential research. This is your chance to analyse the social, cultural, political and economic contexts of crime and criminal justice, taking an in-depth look at the social circumstances of offending, policies regulating crime, and the social response to criminal... 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.
19th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
8th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 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
History
33%
Law
32%
English Literature
28%
Psychology
26%
Sociology
25%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions
Bailrigg
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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