The UWS BA Criminal Justice is the only degree of its kind in Scotland. It prepares you for employment in:
- the police and prison services
- criminal courts and the fiscal service
- the third sector criminal justice services
- restorative justice and mediation
- community safety
- working with offenders, victims and witnesses and general administration and management.
Crime and its understanding are important high-profile issues in modern societies.
In this degree, you will study:
- Criminal Justice Theory
- Criminal Justice Research
- Criminal Justice Policy
- Criminal Justice Processes and Institutions
The course will focus not only on Scotland, but the United Kingdom, Europe and beyond. You will also acquire a range of key transferable critical, analytical and evaluative skills.