What will I learn?

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– Through a work placement or volunteering option, you’ll be able to practise your skills and gain valuable experience for your future career.– Fieldwork may include court observations, empirical research and case study analysis, allowing you to apply theory to real-life situations.– Kingston is just a short journey from many criminal justice organisations, international NGOs, charities and governmental organisations.**About this course**This course explores challenges that globalisation presents to social order, social justice and human rights. It considers how individual experiences, identities and opportunities are shaped by social circumstances, and how social life can change. This course further investigates how crime spreads across national borders. You’ll examine national and international measures taken to police crime and limit harm.You’ll also study the criminal justice system in England and Wales, explore issues of discrimination in the criminal justice system and have opportunities to consider power and the crimes of corporations and states.You’ll be encouraged to volunteer for relevant organisations such as victim support helplines, advocacy groups, justice campaigns, international charities and NGOs.

Which department am I in?

Department of Criminology and Sociology

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£9,250.00 (9,55,047) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

September 2022


Main Site

Yorkon Building,

Kingston University Kingston upon Thames,


KT2 7LB, England

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.