Sociology and Criminology at University of Essex

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Sociology and Criminology

There can be no crime without society. Combining the specialist study of criminology with a broad approach to sociological questions, the Sociology and Criminology course offered by the University of Essex emboldens you to study crime, criminals, and criminal justice within wider social contexts.

Important facts of Sociology and Criminology

Courses Included:

  • Researching Social Life 
  • The Sociological Imagination
  • Modern Revolutions in Science, Politics, and Culture
  • The World Transformed: The Enlightenment and Its Critics
  • Hidden Histories: Class, Race and Gender in Britain, c. 1640s-Present
  • Human Rights

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)


  • Sociology
  • Criminology
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

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