UCADEMICS

University Of Portsmouth
Campus: University Of Portsmouth , Portsmouth
Criminology with Psychology
3.0 Years • 100% Funding Available
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Understand the mind of offenders, victims and witnesses, and learn about the theories of crime and criminality on this combined BSc (Hons) Criminology with Psychology degree course.

You’ll get a foundation in the psychology of crime, and enhance your studies by exploring the causes of offending behaviour, responses to crime, and how rehabilitation works.

This course prepares you for a career in areas such as the prison or probation service, criminal justice agencies and victim support.

What you'll experience

On this degree course, you'll:

  • Study in one of the largest criminology departments in the UK, with teaching drawn from the latest research in criminology and psychology
  • Tailor your degree to your interests and career ambitions, and hear from recent graduates who are working in the field
  • Interact with practitioners from criminal justice agencies, businesses and charitable organisations
  • Get out of the classroom by using our forensic interviewing facilities
  • Make the most of our networks with agencies such as youth offender teams, the probation service, prisons, and Hampshire Fire and Rescue.

Modules

  • Introduction to Criminology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Psychology of Everyday Life
  • Key Ideas in Human and Animal Behaviour
  • Skills for Criminologists
  • Researching Criminology 1
  • Questioning Criminology
  • Researching Criminology 2
  • Biological and Cognitive Psychology
  • Social and Developmental Psychology
  • Individual Differences and Psychometrics
  • Key Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Punishing Offenders
  • Police, Law and Community
  • Criminal Law and Psychology
  • Crime, Media and Culture
  • Victims of Crime: Key Players
  • Crimes of the Powerful
  • Substance Use and Misuse
  • Youth Crime, Youth Justice
  • Policing a Diverse Society
  • Crime Reduction, Partnerships and Community Safety
  • Global, State and Corporate Security
  • Contemporary Terrorism and the Global Response
  • Language
  • Learning from Experience
  • Year in Industry
  • Dissertation
  • Language and Communication
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychology
  • Issues in Clinical and Health Psychology
  • Contemporary Criminologies
  • Crime, Exclusion and Mental Health
  • Safer Communities and Neighbourhood Policing
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Dangerous Offenders and Criminal Justice
  • Treatment and Rehabilitation of Offenders
  • Fighting Fraud and Corruption
  • Advocacy, Presentation and Persuasion
  • Cyber Crime: Virtual Realities, Control and Mitigation
  • Hate Crime
  • Miscarriages of Justice
  • Learning from Experience

What do I need to get in?

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Entry Requirements for: United Kingdom

320

Overall of 320 in United Kingdom Scale .

At the end of your second year you can do an optional placement year. This gives you experience in the field, helping to boost your skills and career prospects with real world experience.

Placements previous students have secured include positions at organisations such as:

  • HM Revenue & Customs
  • Harrow Council
  • Hampshire Constabulary

You can also spend this year studying overseas at one of our partner universities in Europe, south Asia and Canada.

We’ll help you secure a work placement that fits your aspirations. You’ll get mentoring and support throughout the year.

Careers and opportunities

This course opens up career opportunities in areas related to psychology and criminology. Organisations you could work in include:

  • the police force
  • the probation service
  • the prison service
  • academic research
  • victim and offender support charities

You could also work in third sector organisations and charities that work towards improving the lives of those in or leaving the criminal justice system.

Do I Have To Pay?

Not if you are a National of one of the following countries:

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

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After submitting your application to the University, and being accepted, Ucademics will guide you through all the steps needed for you to apply to the student finance program.

UK and European Union students are eligible for a Tuition Fee Loan given by a British Government Organization called Student Finance England, which is paid directly to your university, independent of your grades or your family’s income.

EU/UK students
International students
£ 9,250
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Tuition Fees are paid per year. The value above represents the tuition fee for the 2018/2019 academic year.
The tuition fees might be subject to minor increases each year due to inflation.


15 January 2019

Applications for the majority of undergraduate courses should arrive at UCAS by 18:00 (UK time) on this day (check course details in our search tool for the correct deadline). The reference needs to be completed before the application can be sent to us.

30 June 2019

If an application is sent to us by 18:00 (UK time) on this day, we’ll send it to the chosen universities or colleges. Applications received after this date will automatically be entered into Clearing.

31 August 2019

The deadline for any remaining conditions to be met – otherwise the university or college might not accept the applicant. Adjustment ends on this date.

20 September 2019

The final deadline for applications to 2019 courses. Applications must arrive at UCAS by 18:00 (UK time).

22 October 2019

The deadline for adding Clearing choices, and for universities or colleges to accept applicants in Clearing.


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