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Criminology and Sociology

Subject Areas > Criminology and Sociology

​​​​​​This is an exciting opportunity to study the practical application of social science. You will develop a broad academic understanding of Criminology and gain valuable professional experience. Jeff Potter, Senior Lecturer​

If you’re interested in Criminology then you’ll get the chance to study a range of different subjects, from youth crime to white-collar crime, terrorism to international crime, to gain broad knowledge and an understanding of Criminology.

You’ll also get to study a range of subjects with our Sociology course from international sporting events to hate crime, family dynamics to terrorism. You’ll gain broad knowledge and understanding in contemporary sociological theory and practice.

Alongside studying the history, theory and practical application of Criminology and Sociology, you’ll have the opportunity to engage in meaningful professional work placements that will enhance your future employability and chances for higher level study following your degree.

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