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Criminology with Forensic Investigation (with Integrated Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

University of Cumbria

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( 4.0) 1605 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L616
Our unique course has been designed so you can study criminology alongside forensic science - a perfect course if you have an enquiring mind.Youll fuse these two elements of crime solving together, learning not just how crimes are committed, but the motivating factors behind them – bolstering your skills and knowledge for a career in the wider criminal justice sector.**Why Choose University of Cumbria**Practical learning sessions are fundamental to our course, whether you’re learning about ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
28th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
120th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
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
Drama
25%
English Literature
25%
Sociology
21%
Psychology
20%
History
20%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£6,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£6,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£6,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£6,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£6,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£7,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Criminology reviews

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Calli
20 Jan 20

Criminology with Forensic Investigation BSc (Hons)

My overall experience so far has been great I loved my first year of university living on campus, made great friends...
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Dakota
07 Feb 19

Criminology with Forensic Investigation BSc (Hons)

I have had a very positive experience so far. I am really enjoying both lectures and practical sessions and so far I...

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How Criminology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 17 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 42%
3 star 6%
2 star 5%
1 star 5%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,605 reviews

5 star 37%
4 star 39%
3 star 18%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%
University of Cumbria
CompUniGuide ranking
120th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Based in some of the North West’s most beautiful and historic locations, The University of Cumbria is a vibrant and inspiring place. Combining experience, quality-teaching and dedicated student support, the University has helped over 45,000 students to make their impact on the world. Whatever your interests, you’ll find there’s a lot to do at each of the University’s compact campuses. Explore the cultural history of Carlisle. Discover the natural beauty of Ambleside. Experience the city life of Lancaster. Along with locations in London and Workington, each campus includes outstanding facilities and an inclusive student community.

Where you'll study

University of Cumbria

Fusehill Street Carlisle
Cumbria
CA1 2HH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Carlisle  0.3 miles away

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