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University Centre South Devon

Criminology and Psychology

UCAS Code: 3S4B

Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

Entry requirements


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48
75%
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About this course


Course option

2years

Full-time | 2019

This Foundation Degree has been designed to develop your understanding of the nature of crime, society and human behaviour. You will study a range of disciplines, including criminology, psychology, criminal psychology, criminal law and the criminal justice system. This will provide you with a broad knowledge of the contextual and social influences on human and criminal behaviour.

The course analyses theory in relation to working practice, preparing you for employment in a variety of professions and career pathways. You will also develop the necessary academic and research skills, as you become an independent practitioner capable of adapting to challenges you may face in your future career.

Modules

Year One Modules

The psychology of offending behaviour
Introduction to criminological theory
Research methods
An introduction to the criminal justice system in England and Wales
Crime and criminology in wider contexts
Cognitive and physiological psychology

Tuition fees

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England
£8,400
per year
Northern Ireland
£8,400
per year
Scotland
£8,400
per year
Wales
£8,400
per year

The Uni


Course location:

University Centre South Devon

Department:

Humanities

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