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Law with Criminology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Law with Criminology degree offered at Aberystwyth University is perfect for anyone ambitious for a law career in the twenty first century. This challenging and stimulating course will introduce you to the basics of Law alongside Criminology modules which introduce theories and debates relating to crime, deviance, victimhood, law and punishment.
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Overview

Law with Criminology degree offered at Aberystwyth University is taught in the oldest and most well-regarded Law Department in Wales.

You will benefit from the experience and the enthusiasm of our expert staff, many of whom have also practiced as barristers, solicitors, thus providing a practical application to your theoretical studies. On completion of this degree, you will emerge with real-world capabilities, enabling you to shape your future and develop the career you deserve. 

Employability

Your BA in Law with Criminology opens up a range of exciting opportunities for you. You will become a strong candidate for barrister and solicitor training. You will have acquired a grounding in criminological skills and methodologies.

Your future is important to us and our degrees will equip you with the following:

  • Possess the confidence in selecting and deploying the most appropriate range of legal methodologies.
  • Ability to write and communicate with a range of audiences, evaluating and organizing information.
  • Ability to gather, assimilate and interpret a wealth of legal information quickly and accurately.
  • The ability to express ideas and communicate information in a clear and structured manner, in both written and oral form
  • Effective problem-solving and creative thinking skills.
  • The ability to work independently.
  • Time-management and organisational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivation and self-reliance.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Welsh
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course content:

  • Introduction To Criminology 
  • Legal And Criminal Justice Systems 
  • Legal Skills And Research 
  • Contract Law 
  • Crime Control And Prevention 
  • Cyfraith Cytundebau 
  • Tort 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

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General Requirements

  • A Levels BBB
  • GCSE requirements (grade C min):English or Welsh, Mathematics
  • BTEC National Diploma: DMM-DDM
  • International Baccalaureate:30 points overall
  • European Baccalaureate:70-75% overall

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13600 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Aberystwyth

  • 700 - 1300 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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