University of Southampton

=126 th
World University Rankings 2018
University Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

Sociology and Criminology

Uncover the next breakthrough in the relationship between social behaviour and crime. Who commits crime and why? Are some groups more likely to engage in criminal behaviour than others? Why are some behaviours classified as crimes and social problems but not others? Enrol on our BSc Sociology and Criminology degree and investigate criminal justice studies and how these link to social inequalities and difference. Our graduates go onto a variety of careers, from roles within the criminal justice system to youth and social work.  The degree offers a high degree of flexibility allowing you to develop your own specialist research interests in the second and third years. Its prepares graduates for a career in a range of sectors, particularly in the management, planning and delivery of social and public services, as well as the criminal justice sector. It also offers an excellent foundation for professional training and postgraduate study.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site - Highfield Campus,Southampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • International Year 1 £16,536
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250