University of York

7 th
Young University Rankings 2013
=137 th
World University Rankings 2018
Heslington, York, Yorkshire, YO10 5DD, United Kingdom

Social Policy - Crime and Criminal Justice

You will receive a thorough grounding in social sciences, including sociology, social policy, economics and politics. You'll also study the development of the criminal justice system and the welfare state. You'll study core modules designed specifically for this course and choose from a wide selection of optional modules developed specially by the Department, or choose from a wider range offered by other departments such as Politics or Sociology. Between Years 2 and 3 you will undertake a placement, shadowing a professional working in a field relating to crime and criminal justice.