Undergraduate courses

We are one of a few departments in the country devoted solely to criminology.

Our undergraduate courses provide a complete study of crime, deviance and justice helping you to develop your knowledge and understanding of core criminological issues.

We offer a range of opportunities for students to gain experience, network with professionals, volunteer, and learn about employment opportunities.

Available degrees

Criminology BSc
Full-time, 3-4 years | UCAS code: M900

What is a crime? Or a just punishment? Questions like these are often asked, but the answers can be wildly different. This degree gives you a sweeping overview of criminality – including its causes and impacts on a political and social level.

Policing BSc
Full time, 3 years | UCAS code: N225

For those interested in the study of policing, BSc 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.

"Throughout their studies students are given ever-increasing flexibility over the subject areas on which they wish to concentrate."

Alex (Criminology graduate)

"The department has world class academic staff who genuinely care about the success of their students and will go above and beyond to provide quality teaching and guidance for the entirety of the degree process."

Amy (Criminology graduate)