Criminology BSc (Hons)

Course Overview - Criminology BSc (Hons)

**Explore crime and criminal justice – from causes to controls to consequences – with our new BSc Criminology degree.**

Offered by the School of Law, this three-year degree is ideal if you have an interest in law, sociology, politics and social policy. You’ll study sociological, criminological and legal concepts, approaches and methodologies, gaining a critical understanding of crime, criminal justice, and their relationship with the law. You’ll also develop a solid understanding of social science research methodologies and ethics.

At the end of your degree, you’ll...

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Course Information

Study Mode

Full-time

Duration

3 Years

Start Date

10/2025

Campus

Main Site

Course Address
Room 208
Pepper Lane
Reading
RG6 6AH

Application Details

Course Code

M900

Institution Code

R12

Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher

A,A,B,B,B

Access to HE Diploma

D:30,M:15

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)

H2,H2,H3,H3,H3

GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE Maths C (or 4), English Language or English Literature C (or 4).

Scottish Advanced Higher

Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

Extended Project

B

In recognition of the excellent preparation that the Extended Project Qualification provides to students for University study, we now include achievement in the EPQ as part of a formal offer.  Eligible applicants would receive two offers,  our usual offer plus an alternative offer of a B in the EPQ and one grade lower in their A level subjects

A level

T Level

D

Minimum grade C in the Core Component.

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England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands £9,250
EU, International £25,250

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