Study Schemes

BSC Criminology and Sociology [ML93]

Academic Year: 2022/2023Single Honours scheme - available from 2019/2020

Duration (studying Full-Time): 3 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (60 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS15120

Understanding Sameness and Difference

Semester 2
GS14220

Place and Identity

GS16120

Key Concepts in Sociology

Year 1 Core (60 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
LC12220

Introduction to Criminology

or
CT12220

Cyflwyniad i Droseddeg

LC13120

Essential Skills for Criminologists

or
CT13120

Troseddeg a Sgiliau Hanfodol ar Gyfer Troseddegwyr

Semester 2
LC10320

Crime Control and Prevention

or
CT10320

Rheoli ac Atal Troseddu

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Core (40 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 1
GS24220

Understanding (in)equality and (in)justice

Semester 2
GS25020

Introduction to Social Theory

Year 2 Core (20 Credits)

Compulsory module(s).

Semester 2
LC25720

Quantitative Research Skills

or
CT25720

Sgiliau Ymchwil Meintiol

Year 2 Options

Students must choose 20 credits from the Departmental modules. Indicative list as follows: (Note: Students can choose to study a maximum of 20 credits each year from appropriate modules offered elsewhere in the University at the permission of the relevant scheme co-ordinators.)

Year 2 Options

Choose 40 credits

Semester 1
CT21020

Yr Heddlu, Plismona a'r Gymdeithas

CT22500

Lleoliad Gwaith Cyfiawnder Troseddol

CT26120

Troseddau & Chyfiawnder Ieuenctid

LC20120

Legal and Criminal Justice Systems

LC21020

Police, Policing and Society

LC22020

Critical Perspectives on Imprisonment

LC22500

Criminal Justice Placement

LC26120

Youth Crime and Justice

LC26320

Criminal Justice and the Penal System

LC28120

Psychological Explanations of Criminal Behaviour

LC29120

Treatment and Rehabilitation of Offenders

Semester 2
CT22120

Cyfraith a Pholisi Cymru

CT22520

Lleoliad Gwaith Cyfiawnder Troseddol

CT23020

Trosedd a Chosb o Safbwynt Hanesyddol

LC22320

Wrongful convictions in criminological context

LC22520

Criminal Justice Placement

LC23020

Crime & Punishment in Historical Perspective

LC24020

Psychology and Crime

LC26520

Principles of Evidence

Final Year Options

Students must choose 60 credits from the Departmental modules. Students may not register for year 3 variants of year 2 modules, which they have already studied. Indicative list as follows: (Note: Students can choose to study a maximum of 20 credits each year from appropriate modules offered elsewhere in the University at the permission of the relevant scheme co-ordinators.)

Semester 1
DA32220

Cenedlaetholdeb a chymdeithas

GS37920

Memory Cultures: heritage, identity and power

GS39120

Contemporary Global Migration

Semester 2
GS36820

Geographies of the Global Countryside

GS37520

Urban Risk and Environmental Resilience

Final Year Options

Option 1: The following 60 credits are core (empirically-based dissertation)

Semester 1
CT30100

Traethawd Estynedig Empeiraidd Troseddeg

GS33320

Everyday Social Worlds

LC30100

Empirically Based Criminology Dissertation

Semester 2
CT30140

Traethawd Estynedig Empeiraidd Troseddeg

LC30140

Empirically Based Criminology Dissertation

Final Year Options

Option 2: The following 60 credits are core (non-empirically-based dissertation)

Semester 1
CT37120

Troseddeg Feirniadol a Radical

CT39000

Traethawd Estynedig y Gyfraith a Throseddeg

GS33320

Everyday Social Worlds

LC37120

Critical and Radical Criminology

LC39000

Law and Criminology Dissertation

Semester 2
CT39020

Traethawd Estynedig y Gyfraith a Throseddeg

LC39020

Law and Criminology Dissertation

Final Year Options

Choose 20 credits

Semester 1
CT31020

Yr Heddlu, Plismona a'r Gymdeithas

CT36120

Trosedd & Chyfiawnder Ieuenctid

CT36600

Sgiliau Cyflogadwyedd ar gyfer Gweithwyr Proffesiynol

CT37120

Troseddeg Feirniadol a Radical

LC31020

Police, Policing and Society

LC32020

Critical Perspectives on Imprisonment

LC32500

Criminal Justice Placement

LC36120

Youth Crime and Justice

LC36320

Criminal Justice and the Penal System

LC36600

Employability Skills for Professionals

LC37120

Critical and Radical Criminology

LC38120

Psychological Explanations of Criminal Behaviour

LC39120

Treatment and Rehabilitation of Offenders

Semester 2
CT33020

Trosedd a Chosb o Safbwynt Hanesyddol

CT36620

Sgiliau Cyflogadwyedd ar gyfer Gweithwyr Proffesiynol

LC32320

Wrongful convictions in criminological context

LC32520

Criminal Justice Placement

LC33020

Crime and Punishment in Historical Perspective

LC34020

Psychology and Crime

LC36520

Principles of Evidence

LC36620

Employability Skills for Professionals

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

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