Sociology and Criminology with Year Abroad (Hons) from University of Birmingham offers a core social science perspective which can both enhance and draw on insights from criminology whilst criminology is the study of ‘crime’ and its causes, and it will provide ways to understand social responses to crime.
Students at Sociology and Criminology with Year Abroad (Hons) from University of Birmingham will be well equipped for their chosen career or further study. In particular they will have gained the following skills:
- Critical ability – to read, absorb and assess complex ideas and arguments about the contemporary world
- Research skills – practical experience of designing and conducting research, including interviews, questionnaires and developing core skills to understand information
- Presentational skills – to present your ideas and research in appropriate formats
- The capacity to work alone or in groups – you will have gained experience of independent study and research as well as working, solving problems and debating ideas with others
- Doing Justice
- Comparative Social Policy
- Terror, Threat and Security
- Contemporary Issues in Policing
- Self and Society
- Media and Society
- Global Societies
- Self & Society
- Sociology of Race and Ethnicity - A Global Perspective
- Gender and Sexuality
- Poverty, Class & Inequality
- 48 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Number of A levels required: 3
- Typical offer: ABB
- BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are all considered
- International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6,5,5 at Higher Level with a minimum of 32 points overall to include English
International20280 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20280 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Birmingham
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.