The Bachelor of Arts, Major in Criminology program of Kwantlen Polytechnic University program builds on the central core of method and theory and affords students opportunities to hone abstract, logical thinking, and critical understanding of the issues, arguments, and debates that shape the discipline's character and aims.
Contemporary criminology courses developed especially for this degree expose students to cutting-edge theory and research. This program integrates opportunities to engage in undergraduate research, service learning, and practicum placements that provide students with highly transferable and marketable knowledge and skills.
Students who graduate with a BA degree may apply to law school or pursue a graduate degree in criminology or other disciplines. Those who are interested in applying to graduate school, or who prefer a more extensive research experience, are encouraged to undertake a structured program leading to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Major in Criminology.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Criminal Justice System
- Canadian Legal Systems
- Criminal Law
- Methods of Research in Criminology
- Interpersonal and Professional Development in
- Psychology: Basic Processes
- Society: Processes and Structures
- 48 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Criminal Law Criminology View 47 other Bachelors in Criminal Law in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Students pursuing a major in Criminology must be admitted to the Faculty of Arts.
- All applicants to undergraduate studies must satisfy KPU's Undergraduate English Proficiency Requirement through an acceptable High school course, undergraduate course, KPU course, or testing option.
International28140 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 938 CAD per credit during 48 months.
National6180 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 206 CAD per credit during 48 months.
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