=170 th
World University Rankings 2021
21 st
Impact Rankings 2020
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
University Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7RH, United Kingdom

Policing - University of Leicester

Our BSc in Policing enables you to uncover the realities of police work, explore the tensions and complexities of policing and challenge conventional assumptions of the role of the police. You will have the opportunity to engage with contemporary debates and to explore key aspects of theory, policy and practice in policing. You will study policing from the perspective of victims, offenders and practitioners, enabling you to consider how the police can perform their role effectively within a local and global context and evolving landscape Our curriculum has been designed to give you a critical understanding of policing, covering a broad range of perspectives which are explored through theory, research and their application to policing practice. The course is underpinned by research-led teaching. The modules you will study are based on the research expertise of lecturers within the Department of Criminology, allowing you to have a contemporary and intellectually stimulating learning experience. You will have the opportunity to experience policing insight days with local police constabularies, guest lectures from police officers and experts in the field, examples of policing in practice via our Department’s crime scene and interview room, and field trips.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,LeicesterUnited Kingdom