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Criminology (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #376 (QS) Oxford, United Kingdom
On the Criminology (Hons) programme at the Oxford Brookes University you will tackle some of the most fundamental questions behind what makes an act or action a crime. 
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Overview

The Criminology (Hons) programme at the Oxford Brookes University will include a mix of theory and practical work. You’ll explore criminology from three main perspectives: 

  • crime and history
  • criminological theory
  • criminal justice policy and processes

You will have the chance to apply your learning in a practical setting through our work based module. 

Career prospects

A Criminology degree from Oxford Brookes opens up a wide range of career options in the public and private sectors. It provides the ideal foundation to pursue a career in crime consultation, the local authority, policing, NGO voluntary sector, human rights or criminal justice work, advocacy work and community support services.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Duration description

      up to 6 years

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Crime and Criminology in Context
  • Crime in Theory and Practice
  • Introduction to Punishment and Penology
  • Media and Crime
  • Foundations of Social Theory
  • Introduction to Ethics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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General Requirements

  • UCAS Tariff Points: 104
  • A Level: BCC
  • IB Points: 29
  • BTEC: DMM

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13900 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 Oxford

  • 939 - 1530 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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