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BALaw with Criminology

Aberystwyth University
United Kingdom, Aberystwyth
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Overview

In choosing to study this BA Law with Criminology degree at Aberystwyth University you will gain an in-depth understanding of Law with a specialism in Criminology. This course is perfect for anyone ambitious for a law career in the twenty-first century. You will be introduced to the basics of law alongside Criminology modules which introduce theories and debates relating to crime, deviance, victimhood, law and punishment. You will then go on to study core legal concepts such as Tort, Civil, European and Public law, as well as being able to choose further module options from both Law and Criminology. This world-class course is the product of Aberystwyth University’s century-old Law department, which specialises in the related discipline of Criminology. All departmental staff members are active in research and publication, and many participate in national and international debates and policy-making in legal, criminological and other related fields.

This BA Law with Criminology programme is designed to help you gain an in-depth understanding of Law with a specialism in Criminology. This course is perfect for anyone ambitious for a law career in the twenty-first century.

This course has a major/minor structure, meaning two-thirds of your time is spent learning the fundamental principles of law, legal reasoning and the legal profession, and one-third studying theories of crime, punishment and society. In your first year, you will be introduced to the basics of law alongside Criminology modules which introduce theories and debates relating to crime, deviance, victimhood, law and punishment. You will then go on to study core legal concepts such as Tort, Civil, European and Public law, as well as being able to choose further module options from both Law and Criminology.

Career opportunities

Your BA in Law with Criminology opens up a range of exciting opportunities for employment and further training. Providing you take the required modules, this BA can be a qualifying law degree, making you a strong candidate to train as a barrister or solicitor. Your study of Law with Criminology also opens up opportunities for employment in government or with the Police, Probation or Prison Service.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States