Study cover for (Hons) Criminal Psychology
B.Sc. Online

(Hons) Criminal Psychology

University of Essex Online

48 months
Duration
4625 GBP/year
4625 GBP/year
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About

This (Hons) Criminal Psychology programme from University of Essex Online gives you the opportunity to study alongside fellow professionals and classmates to take part in thought-provoking modules covering topics such as offender profiling, risk management and offender rehabilitation.

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Overview

Our course emphasises the importance of evidence-based practice along with the integration of psychological theory to understand, reduce and prevent offending behaviour. You’ll also study the core areas of psychology including cognitive, social and developmental psychology.

You’ll have the opportunity to explore fascinating topics including:

  • the study of the social factors that impact on individual’s lives
  • crime from a psychological and sociological perspective
  • understanding of the importance of forensic psychology within the Criminal Justice System.
  • criminal liability and the key definitions associated with criminality
  • the history and theoretical perspectives on victimology

Finally, you’ll be able to build on your research skills acquired during the programme through your final project on a criminal psychology topic that is of personal interest to you.

Your future

The (Hons) Criminal Psychology programme from University of Essex Online lends itself to most careers within the criminal justice, but the skills and knowledge obtained from studying the programme are also highly sought after by employers from a wide range of sectors including security, marketing, research, academia and business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Effective Learning in Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Crime & Society
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Offender Profiling
  • Research Methods
  • Biological Psychology
  • Advanced Cognitive Psychology 
  • Individual Differences, Emotions and Behaviours
  • Quantitative Psychology 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

In order to satisfy the academic entry route requirements for our BSc (Hons) Criminal Psychology, you must have the following qualifications as a minimum:

  • three A-levels or equivalent

In order to satisfy the work experience entry route requirements for our BSc (Hons) Criminal Psychology, you must meet the following criteria:

  • GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above, or equivalent
  • three years’ relevant work experience

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    4625 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP for the full programme during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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