|Study location||United Kingdom, Aberystwyth|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
Course fees may be subject to change Non-EU: GBP 13000-14500
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
Additionally, state English examination results are accepted as proof of proficency.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
In choosing to study a Psychology and Criminology degree at Aberystwyth University you will be part of the long established and reputable Department of Law and Criminology and taught by talented and dedicated academics. The interrelated subjects of Psychology and Criminology (CM89) are combined so that you can benefit from the theoretical perspectives of crime with sociology, philosophy and psychology in mind. You will study the brain, the mind and behaviour to discover the reasons why people commit crime and the social cultural repercussions of crime. In studying Psychology and Criminology you will acquire a wide range of the skills and knowledge that employers are increasingly seeking.
This BSc in Psychology and Criminology is a joint honours degree designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of criminology along with a firm foundation in psychology. Combining the two subjects together has created an intriguing and very complementary course of study, and you will benefit from a balanced programme which draws equally from the Department of Psychology and the Department of Law and Criminology.
Your joint honours BSc in Psychology and Criminology opens up a broad range of career paths or options for further training. Your training in psychology will enable you to pursue the goal of becoming a clinical or occupational psychologist, whereas your expertise in criminology points towards the police, the prison service, UK Border Agency, or social and community work.