Undergraduate BA (Hons)

Criminology with Psychology

Understand how psychology can be applied to explain aspects of crime and criminal behaviour.

Criminology with Psychology

Course Overview

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  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    3 Years
  • Start date

    18 Sep 2023

As part of this course you’ll:

  • Explore criminological issues alongside a psychological focus 
  • Learn new ways of thinking about society while honing your understanding of people
  • Engage with assumptions about the place of crime in society and our responses
  • Gain an understanding of the causes and effects of crime and deviant behaviour through social research
  • Use a range of psychological approaches to study human behaviour and thought to understand why people respond the way they do to crime

Volunteering will enable you to develop your professional skills and add experience to your CV. Previous students have volunteered as learning support workers for the Leeds Youth Justice Board. 

Why study Criminology with Psychology at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Benefit from access to specialist facilities
  2. Study abroad options available 
  3. Opportunity to apply for a placement during the Work-Based Learning in Criminology module 
  4. Research-led teaching

Student view Student Spike talks about his experiences studying Criminology with Psychology at Leeds Beckett.