Laura Thomas

Programme Leader - Criminology and Criminal Justice

Laura Thomas


Programme Leader Criminology and Criminal Justice

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Qualifications and Accolades

• BA (Hons) Criminology and Criminal Justice
• MA Criminology
• PGCE Post-Compulsory Education and Training

Industry Background

I have spent a considerable amount of time observing cases presented in the Crown Court and Supreme Court. This has provided me with the opportunity to relate theory to practice, in particular in relation to homicide, sexual offences and the assisted suicide debate.

Professional Activities

‘Informing the Criminology and Criminal Justice Curriculum through Engagement of Scholarship and Research’, Teaching and Learning Conference, Blackpool and The Fylde College, February 2015

Why B&FC?

B&FC’s reputation is certainly a factor. I knew I would be proud to be part of an institution with a dynamic philosophy, values, success and growth.


“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” - Eleanor Roosevelt

“Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality.” - Malala Yousafzai