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Studying Criminology at university

A Criminology and Forensic Studies degree is the perfect way to get the skills and knowledge needed to tackle one of the most enduring issues facing society.

Identify ways of preventing crime using forensics and cyber technology. Explore why criminals behave the way they do. If your students are interested in what a Criminology degree at university involves, share this page with them.

Criminology at the University of Portsmouth

Why study Criminology?

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Criminology and forensic studies courses

Find out about studying a Criminology degree at one of the largest criminology departments in the country.

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Reasons to get a degree

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