Course overview

Many of the major challenges facing the world today, such as terrorism, environmental destruction, corruption, and inequalities, can be understood better through a combination of sociological and criminological approaches. On this course, you will explore how institutions, systems of power, culture and economics impact on crime, disorder and social problems.

Keele pioneered

undergraduate Criminology teaching in the UK

Study abroad and work placement opportunities

Develop your skills and experiences

Research led

teaching environment

Student testimonials

Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.


Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.

Why I Love Sociology

Hear what Dr Rebecca Leach, Senior Lecturer in Sociology has to say