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Course code: ARTS
CAO/PAC code: MH101
Points: 310
QQI: Yes click here for details
Closing date: 01 July 2024
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Criminology is the study of crime, criminal behaviour and the criminal justice system. 

  • At Maynooth, we offer a unique opportunity to study Criminology as part of a broad based Arts degree.
  • You can choose Criminology in combination with other Arts subjects (including Law, Psychological Studies etc.) in first year, and then choose to continue with Criminology in second and third year.
  • Maynooth University is the only University in the Republic of Ireland offering the opportunity to study Criminology as part of an Arts programme, and one of the few to offer a Law and Criminology degree (if you move from MH101 to MH502 in second year).
  • Unique interdisciplinary programme with perspectives from sociology, psychology and economics as well as law.
  • Flexibility and choice, including options to transfer into law.
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