University of Plymouth

86 th
Young University Rankings 2018
401–500 th
World University Rankings 2018
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Police and Criminal Justice Studies

Ready to make a difference? Police and Criminal Justice Studies is a new degree for those with an interest in a policing-related career and the academic study of policing. It provides volunteering and work-based learning opportunities and a national pre-join qualification that is recognised by police forces in England and Wales: the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing. We’re also one of the few universities granted Approved Provider status by the National College of Policing for this award. You will benefit from practitioner involvement in teaching. You will be able to make the most of volunteering and placement opportunities. You’ll stand out from the crowd with a Certificate in Knowledge of Policing. You will also acquire transferable skills equipping you for a career outside the criminal justice system. * Recognised national qualification. * Benefit from practitioner involvement in teaching. * Make the most of volunteering and placement opportunities. * Career destinations include the police service, but also other criminal justice-related occupations and the private security sector. * Students acquire transferable skills equipping them for a career outside the criminal justice system. * Stand out from the crowd with a Certificate in Knowledge of Policing – Plymouth University is one of the few universities granted Approved Provider status by the National College of Policing for this award. The Certificate is recognised by all police forces in England and Wales and the achievement will help prepare those seeking recruitment to the Police Service as a Police Constable. (Please note: the achievement does not in itself provide any guarantee of recruitment as a trainee Police Constable).

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Plymouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250