Taught course

Criminology and Social Justice

Newman University · Department of Psychology and Counselling

Entry requirements

Good honours degree (2:2 or above), in a relevant field.

Months of entry


Course content

A flexible taught Master’s programme for students interested in critical criminology, criminal justice and social justice.

The MA Criminology and Criminal Justice is a stimulating and demanding programme that will give you a critical understanding of criminological theory, the operation of the criminal justice system and a training in research design and methodology. A blended learning approach provides flexible study and the inclusion of an option of work placed study makes this MA particularly suitable for people working in the criminal justice or associated sectors. Whatever combination of modules and teaching approaches you chose you will benefit from our commitment to a student centred critical pedagogy and a high level of individual tutor support.

To complete the MA Criminology and Criminal Justice you will need to take three core modules and two optional modules.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

John Moore
0121 476 1181