Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Intelligence and Security Studies

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Liverpool John Moores University
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A relevant second class honours degree or above (such as in criminology, social or political science), or an overseas equivalent qualification is normally required. Alternatively, a graduate level professional qualification of comparable standard and suitable work experience (such as policing, security or military work) may be accepted.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Examine key issues in intelligence, security and security studies at local, national and global levels.

This 100% distance learning programme is delivered in partnership KNECT365/Informa.

  • Provide distance learning in Intelligence and Security Studies for full-time employees
  • Enables students to make an original contribution to the discipline of Intelligence and Security Studies and the advancement of professional security practice
  • Produces competent, informed reflectively and ethically competent students who have a developed academic understanding the key issues within Intelligence and Security Studies and the theories, which underpin the discipline
  • To enable students to connect the conceptual basis of the disciplines to some of the practical issues facing the international system.

This programme aims to provide you with a critical view of threats from terrorism, organised crime, radicalisation and intelligence failures, as well as an assessment of security strategies such as horizon scanning.

During the programme, you will use reflection and analysis to understand and develop your own area of expertise within the fields of intelligence analysis, security studies and criminology. The courses aim to provide an analysis of important intelligence and security events and issues of the late 20th and 21st century and connects the practical basis of intelligence to the broader issues facing the international system.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

online
28 months

Course contact details

Name
Knect365
Email
security@knect365.com
Phone
+44(0)20 7017 4483