Criminology and American Studies at University of Essex

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Criminology and American Studies

The Criminology and American Studies course offered by the University of Essex gives you an excellent understanding of the global patterns increasingly found in criminal justice policies and criminal offences. We take a social view of crime, a view which links crime to issues of power, resources, rights, (in)equality, governance and culture. 

Important facts of Criminology and American Studies

Courses Included:

  • Modern Revolutions in Science, Politics, and Culture
  • Democracy in Europe and the United States, 1789-1989
  • Thinking Like a Social Scientist
  • Skills for University Studies
  • Crisis of the American Idea
  • Sociology of Crime and Control

Fulltime duration:
36 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-06-30 (Every year in June)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 19500 /year (international)
  • GBP 9250 /year (national)


  • American and Australasian Studies
  • Criminology
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

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