Course Comparison

BA (Hons) Anthropology with Foundation BSc (Hons) Criminology and Sociology
Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)
4 years 3 years
Assessment breakdown
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Course type
Full-time Full-time
(+ optional placement) (+ optional placement)
Plymouth Plymouth
School of Society and Culture School of Society and Culture
Entry requirements
A levels: Typical offer 32 points from a minimum of two A levels.
18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: PPP Refer to tutor, however BTEC are usually only considered with another qualification i.e. A level.
International Baccalaureate: 24 overall 
All Access courses: Pass a named Access to HE Diploma (e.g. Preferably English, humanities or combined), including GCSE English and Mathematics grade C/4 or above or equivalent. 
T levels:Pass in any subject.
GCSE English: Grade C/4 or above, if your grade is lower then please refer to the institution for further advice.
We are looking for applicants with good potential including with non-standard qualifications and background, so will consider every application on a case by case basis.
Get in touch with our friendly admissions team on +44 (0)1752 585858 or email us at
We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary. 
A levels
104-120 points including a minimum of 2 A levels. Excluding general studies.
18 Unit BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM in any subject. 
BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.
Pass a named Access to HE Diploma in any subject with at least 33 credits at merit/distinction. 
26-30 overall to include 4 at any Higher Level subject. English and Maths accepted within: Higher Level = 4 Standard Level = 5.
T levels 
Merit in any subject.
All applicants must have GCSE (or equivalent) mathematics and English at grade C or above.
14-19 Diplomas: accepted – please enquire. Other combinations and non-A level qualifications also considered.
Short of the entry requirements for this course? Don’t worry you may be eligible for a foundation year to prepare you for possible entry onto this course for the following year.
We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.