Criminology with Psychology BA Honours

Get a deeper understanding of how crime affects society and individuals by studying this varied degree with us


3 years full-time




$11,300 (CA) $15,800 (INT)

Course Summary

Working in fields like local government, youth services, criminal and social justice, our BA Criminology with Psychology course offers a challenging and fulfilling career. Criminology degrees have risen in popularity in recent years and by choosing to study for a BA Criminology with Psychology with us, you’ll be choosing an established programme from a department that’s been running for over 30 years. This course takes a closer look at the intersection of crime and society, paving the way for varied career opportunities with court services, the police, the Crown Prosecution Service, and the government – among many others. You’ll gain deep theoretical knowledge on the problem of crime, institutions of criminal justice, and criminological theory, as well as social psychology. You’ll then use these skills and apply them practically to gain a taste for what you can expect from a career in the field. BA Criminology with Psychology integrates the study of both subjects on practical and theoretical levels so you can apply the skills and knowledge gained to the understanding of criminal behaviour. It’s a deeply fascinating intersection of subjects with plenty of real-world applications. The programme is specifically designed by departmental academics who are active researchers in the Crime and Conflict Research Centre (CSCR), drawing on subject areas like youth crime, crime and deviance, plus many others. You’ll have the option to extend the course by a year through a paid work placement relevant to your studies in the third year. We have excellent links with criminology-focused organisations in Canada, which means you’ll have access to prestigious placement opportunities throughout your studies. During your course, you’ll get personalised support from your Personal Tutor, Student Learning Assistant, and Graduate Academic Assistant. Their first-hand experience in your subject area means they understand how to best support you. This course gives you the unique opportunity to make a positive impact in society, directly helping to improve communities and contributing to improving the lives of others.

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