Criminology & Social Policy

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Criminology & Social Policy
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code ML94
Course Type UCAS
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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How to Apply
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Duration 3 years.

Large Group Teaching
6 (hours maximum) in lectures.

Personal Study
24 (hours maximum)
22–24 hours studying and revising in your own time each week, including some guided study using handouts, online activities, etc.

Small Group Teaching/Personal Tutorial
2 (hours maximum)
hours of tutorials (or later, project supervision) each week.
Qualification Letters BA Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
ABB

Irish leaving certificate requirements
H3H3H3H3H3H3/H2H3H3H3H3

Access Course
Successful completion of Access Course with an average of 70%.

International Baccalaureate Diploma
33 points ove...

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Course Content

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Criminology focuses on the causes and consequences of crime, as well as how the criminal justice system responds to crime. Criminologists are interested in how activities come to be defined as criminal, and why definitions of crime vary acr...

Subjects Taught

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• Introducing Criminology
• Introducing Social Policy
• Exploring Criminology
• Themes and Issues in Social Policy

Stage 1 Optional Courses
• Rethinking Society
• The Sociological Imagination
• Digital Society
• V...

Assessment Method

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• The way in which students are assessed will vary according to the learning objectives of each module. Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignm...

Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction
Criminology and Social Policy graduates are ideally placed for work in a range of occupations, including the civil service, public services, policy analysis, media, research, teaching, business, the voluntary sector, c...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9024 5133
Emergency Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9097 2222
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