Taught course

Sociology, Social Policy and Crime

Institution
University of Bradford · School of Social and International Studies
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

A first degree award of 2:2 or above in one of the following: Sociology, Social Policy, Criminology, History, Law, Psychology or Political Studies.

Other degrees in related or non-related subject areas will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

English language requirements

IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.

If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This new full-time programme gives you the social policy insight and leadership skills required for senior roles in sectors such as:

  • Government
  • NGO / third sector
  • Criminal justice system

The programme provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of social sciences, equipping you with a deep understanding of social, criminological and cultural factors at work in contemporary societies in the UK and abroad. Modules address topics including:

  • crime and identity
  • asylum-seekers
  • human rights
  • social exclusion
  • social policy research methods

The inclusion of an elective module enables you to choose any module from the University's postgraduate portfolio, allowing you to tailor the programme according to your personal intellectual interest and/or career aspirations.

The MA in Sociology, Social Policy and Crime is taught by experienced staff with strong research records in sociology, social policy and vocational and professional subjects such as education and social work.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6,680 per year
International students
£15,650 per year

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@bradford.ac.uk