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Criminology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
With the Criminology programme from The University of Exeter you will not only study policing, prisons and probation but also learn about international conflict, war and crime, transnational justice and human rights
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Overview

  • Offered under the prestigious Q-Step programme, we will train you in applied research and data analysis skills which will help you investigate the nature of crime
  • Our optional work placement gives you the opportunity to use your new skills in the real world. Typically lasting 3 to 6 weeks you can choose from a wide range of organisations and receive a bursary of up to £2000
  • You’ll gain a full range of social research and specific technical skills suitable for developing careers within the criminal justice system, policy development NGOs or research-based careers

Careers

As a graduate of the Criminology programme from The University of Exeter you will have a full range of social science research skills and specific technical skills which will be attractive to employers across a wide spectrum of careers. Alongside this you will also develop a range of professional, academic and personal skills including:

  • Analytical, critical and independent thinking
  • Collect, assess and present evidence
  • Quantitative research methods and statistics
  • Qualitative research including interviewing and thematic data analysis
  • Independent research
  • Discussion and group work
  • Written and verbal communication

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    We encourage you to apply as early as possible and before 15 January but will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      or 4 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Social Data
  • Social Analysis
  • Data Analysis in Social Sciences
  • Introduction to Social Anthropology-Theorising the Everyday World
  • Introduction to Social Anthropology: Exploring Cultural Diversity
  • Cultures: Food

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Typical offer

  • AAA-ABB; IB: 36-32

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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