Criminology BA (Hons)

University of Northampton

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Course info

UCAS CODE M930
The course is designed for those who have an interest in crime and the criminal justice system. Criminology at the University of Northampton has the distinctive approach of drawing on perspectives from the Sociology of Deviance, Criminal Psychology, History of Crime and Criminal Law. Through class discussions and independent study you will explore both theoretical and practical perspectives of crime. The course has been developed with the QAA/British Society of Criminology benchmarking criteria ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Law
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
119th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
109th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
95th

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 - 75 = 25% 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
44%
Psychology
33%
English Literature
20%
History
19%
Law
18%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Latest Criminology reviews

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Thahera
07 Jan 20

enjoy it so far however work loads is overwhelming but I have the support of my personal tutor and lecturers to help...
KS
Kiera S
07 Nov 18

Overall, in every aspect the university has met all my needs, not a bad word to...

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 18 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 51%
3 star 11%
2 star 5%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 1,170 reviews

5 star 21%
4 star 51%
3 star 24%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Northampton

Waterside Campus University Drive Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 5PH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Northampton  0.6 miles away

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