Sociology and Criminology

BA (Hons)
Moray College UHI

Course details

Course description

Year 1 - CertHE

Core module are:
Understanding the social world
Making social lives
Foundations of research
Introduction to criminological theory
Comparative institutions of justice

You will also choose one option module from our range of humanities subjects.


Year 2 - DipHE

Core modules are
Either sociological theory, or belief, culture and communities
Qualitative research methods
History of crime and punishment
The politics of policing
Practical research and analysis skills.

You will also choose one option module from our range of humanities subjects



Year 3 - BA

Core modules may include:
Work and society
Advanced social research
Sociology: contemporary Scottish issues
Psychology of criminal justice
Gender, crime and justice
Victimology


Year 4 - BA (Hons)

In the fourth year you will undertake a dissertation in either sociology or criminology. You will also study one option module from your chosen dissertation subject plus three option modules from the other subject. Modules may include:

Sociology
Insiders and outsiders in society
Visual research (subject to numbers)
Restorative justice
Understanding crime
Network society: mass media and the information age

Criminology
The darker side of the internet
Understanding crime
Restorative justice

Provided by

Moray College UHI

MC.Registry.Moray@uhi.ac.uk

01343 576000

Provider website

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

Entry requirements

3 Scottish Highers at grade BBC or above, or 2 A levels at grade BC or above At least two should be from the list of relevant academic subjects Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis

Course options

Course details

Full time

11th Sep 2019

Cost: £ (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

This is the main contact address for the provider. This may not be the location where this course is presented.

Course details

Part time

11th Sep 2019

Cost: £ (ex. VAT)

Venue details

Moray Street

Elgin

IV30 1JJ

This is the main contact address for the provider. This may not be the location where this course is presented.