Criminology BA (Hons)

University of Westminster, London

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( 3.9) 1587 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE M211
This course aims to enthuse, inspire and equip you with the skills for a successful career in todays competitive job market. With crime frequently in the news and always an important issue, criminology has never been more relevant. Criminology draws on a wide range of human and social science disciplines, and the course has been designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of criminology as an interdisciplinary subject area. It will also equip you with the transferable and cognitive... READ MORE

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Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
88th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
92nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
81st

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-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 - 87 = 13% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, October 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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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
37%
English Literature
28%
Psychology
25%
History
25%
Law
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,000 per year
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Latest Criminology reviews

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19 Dec 18

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 31 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 46%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,587 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 45%
3 star 22%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%
University of Westminster, London
CompUniGuide ranking
92nd
Student rating
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( 3.9)
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The University of Westminster was founded in 1828 as Britain’s first polytechnic. They have over 19,000 students from 165 countries and are a university that thrives on delivering transformational education to people from all backgrounds. As a global university located right in the heart of London, they provide a vibrant learning environment and focus on nurturing and inspiring distinctive graduates who make a difference in the world. The subject area that you choose determines which of their four campuses you will study at. The Cavendish, Regent and Marylebone campuses are all located in vibrant central London and the Harrow campus, with its first-rate facilities, is just a short tube ride away. The University offers over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Where you'll study

University of Westminster, London

115 New Cavendish Street
Fitzrovia
London
City Of Westminster
W1W 6UW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.4 miles away

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