Criminology BA (Hons)

University of Manchester

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UCAS CODE M901
Our BA Criminology course enables you to understand why crime has become a dominant social problem, and how crime and criminal behaviour relating to other social issues. Understanding the causes and consequences of crime will enable you to contribute to discussions about how some of these problems might be remedied. You will learn how we can research the challenges that face the criminal justice system.Under the guidance of our team of criminology experts, you will develop analytical skills to ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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57th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
11th

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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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, July 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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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
35%
English Literature
32%
History
30%
Psychology
28%
Religious Studies & Theology
21%

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Latest Criminology reviews

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31 Jan 14

Criminology BA (Hons)

Manchester has so many opportunities, such as on my course I have the option to study abroad either in Europe or...

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Student rating ( 3.3) 3 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,305 reviews

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3 star 16%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

University of Manchester

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M13 9PL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly  0.3 miles away

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