Taught course

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Institution
City, University of London · Department of Sociology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally have an upper second class honours degree or international equivalent. Applications from students with significant professional expertise experience in a field of employment or research related to criminology and criminal justice will also be considered. Other Suitable Qualifications: Postgraduate Preparatory Courses for International Students If you do not qualify for direct entry to the Criminology and Criminal Justice MSc course, our partner INTO City University London offers an academic preparation programme - the Graduate Diploma in Business, Law and Social Science. The course offers a route to City University London through an excellent teaching and learning experience, located in purpose built study facilities. Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma at INTO City University London to the standard required provides guaranteed progression to this Masters degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The innovative, interdisciplinary Criminology and Criminal Justice MSc enables you to develop advanced skills in criminological analysis and research the issues that are re-defining the study of criminal behaviour and crime control.
Criminology at City is defined by its empirical, policy-relevant, comparative orientation.
The course is taught by Professor Chris Greer, Dr Katrin Hohl, Dr Carrie-Anne Myers, Professor Eugene McLaughlin and Dr Faiza Qureshi.
Modules are structured around a diverse range of criminological analysis, issues and debates, including: criminal behaviour; victimology; penology; policing and surveillance; crime prevention; crime; media and popular culture; civil liberties and human rights; and cutting-edge research and policy formulation skills.
The innovative, interdisciplinary Criminology and Criminal Justice MSc enables you to develop advanced skills in criminological analysis and research the issues that are re-defining the study of criminal behaviour and crime control.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English one of the following qualifications is also required: TOEFL (internet based) 100 - 105 or IELTS an overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 for each subtest.

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £9,000
Part-time EU: £4,500
Full-time Non EU: £12,000
Scholarships: UK/EU students who apply for this course will be eligible for a £1,500 scholarship on a first-come first-served basis. All UK/EU applicants to this course will be automatically considered for this scholarship, nternational students can apply for the School of Arts and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarship for this course, Graduate Loyalty Discount: The School of Arts & Social Sciences offer a 10% discount on tuition fees for all City graduates, UK/EU students who apply for this course will be eligible for the City University London Masters Scholarship Scheme.

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
law@city.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7040 5787
Fax
+44 (0)20 7040 8580