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Criminology BSc (Hons)

Aberystwyth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE M900
Our degree in Criminology will enable you to develop an understanding of the causes of crime and the impact crime has on individuals, communities and the wider society. You will also study the current challenges facing the criminal justice system.Criminology is multidisciplinary in nature and therefore when studying crime causation and crime reduction you will draw information from a diverse range of disciplines, including psychology, sociology and law. Modules in Criminology research methods ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
19th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
58th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
84th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
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
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, August 2022

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
38%
Sociology
29%
History
29%
English Literature
23%
Religious Studies & Theology
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£15,375 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,375 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Criminology reviews

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23 Mar 22

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 47 reviews

5 star 39%
4 star 41%
3 star 12%
2 star 6%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 2,358 reviews

5 star 56%
4 star 35%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

Aberystwyth University

Penglais Campus Penglais Road Aberystwyth
Ceredigion
SY23 3DD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  0.4 miles away

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