Taught course

Criminology

Institution
University of Cambridge · School of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

Good 2:1 or higher in undergraduate degree in social or behavioural science subject.

Criminology Criminological Research

Months of entry

October

Course content

Syllabus may include criminological and legal psychology; the criminal justice process; victims; minorities; crime prevention; sentencing; prisons; gender and crime; sociology of crime and deviance; psychiatric issues in criminology; penal theory; sexual behaviour and the law; human development and criminal behaviour.

Information for international students

Applicants should include evidence of written work and a short statement of research interests.

Fees and funding

ESRC, for Criminological Research only. Wakefield partial scholarships for overseas students (Australia, New Zealand, Canada). University's Domestic/Overseas studentships; Newton Trust etc.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
9 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment67
Dissertation33 (18000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Administrator
Email
graduate.secretary@crim.cam.ac.uk
Phone
01223 335363
Fax
01223 335356