United Kingdom

Manchester Metropolitan University

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH, United Kingdom

Criminology and Sociology

This degree offers an opportunity to study within the two related disciplines and you will use a combination of theory and research methods to study issues that include the manner in which human behaviour is shaped by social factors that include the family, peer groups and social and economic circumstances, and the formation and outcomes of criminal justice and social policy. In combination, criminology and sociology reflect the general orientation of criminology towards sociology as the founding discipline. You will be taught by staff who are experts in their fields and use their research expertise and publications to inform cutting-edge teaching You will be part of a vibrant academic community which critically debates live social issue that matter to people in Manchester and beyond - these range widely, from drugs to violent crime, from austerity to Hillsborough You will study and learn inside and outside the classroom, for example through visits, field trips, placements or study exchanges A degree from a top 50 department, which is renowned for excellence in both teaching and research (thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk) Subject expertise to think critically and talk confidently about today’s key social and criminological issues Innovative research skills training which makes you part of the next generation of social researchers Friendships and social networks that help you grow as person and enhance future career prospects The discipline of criminology provides you with in-depth knowledge and understanding of crime and the criminal justice system, making you highly employable for organisations dealing with crime.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Manchester