Criminology BA (Hons)

University of Lincoln

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UCAS CODE M931
Lincoln’s Criminology degree is designed to enable students to develop and apply an understanding of the complex nature of crime, punishment and justice. Alternative solutions to crime prevention are examined, and the impact of crime on society is investigated. Teaching is research-informed and draws upon all aspects of the social sciences. Staff specialisms include youth culture, human rights, terrorism, resistance, punishment policy and policing. This course aims to offer specialist modules ... READ MORE

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Full time | Lincoln (Main Site) | 3 Years | 03-OCT-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
50th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
90th

Start date and duration

Start date
03-OCT-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 - 89 = 11% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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
Psychology
37%
History
34%
Law
30%
Sociology
29%
English Literature
24%

Tuition fees

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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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£9,250 per year
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£14,700 per year
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Latest Criminology reviews

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Rebecca
28 May 21

Criminology and Social Policy BA (Hons)

Quite honestly, this has been the best time of my life. It's certainly been an interesting one as half of my university...
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Rhys
28 Feb 20

Criminology BA (Hons)

Really good, so happy I came to Lincoln! Wouldn't want to be anywhere else. The students union is one of the best in...

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 59 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 50%
3 star 11%
2 star 6%
1 star 0%

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,447 reviews

5 star 35%
4 star 51%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
University of Lincoln
CompUniGuide ranking
50th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Located in the centre of the historic and vibrant city of Lincoln, the University of Lincoln prides itself on its consistent reputation for outstanding student experiences and excellent teaching quality. The university has recently been named as Modern University of the Year 2021. As a Gold rated institution by the National Teaching Excellence Framework, the university offer students expertise across its academic teams. A number of its programmes feature inspirational guest speakers and visiting professors renowned in their respective industries and professions. Some of the current students have been taught by naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham CBE and the former Poet Laureate Dame Carol Ann Dufy. The University of Lincoln is widely credited for establishing a successful blueprint for excellence in its progressive attitude towards collaborating with industry partners.

Where you'll study

University of Lincoln

Brayford Pool Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 7TS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lincoln Central  0.3 miles away

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