Taught course

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Institution
University of Cumbria · Policing and Criminal Justice Studies
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class honours degree. Please see course pages for more detailed entry requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Whether you're already involved in the criminal justice sector, or looking to get started within it, our course will be of great benefit to your interests. We explore the interdisciplinary nature of analysing criminal activity and behaviour at a local and global level. You'll enhance your ability to identify, analyse and challenge current discourses on crime and crime control.

We will help you to develop and practice advanced analytical skills, learning to understand and evaluate crime and justice policy and practice. You can also hone your project management skills by planning and undertaking a research project selecting appropriate methods.

By taking this course, you'll improve your ability to explain, justify and defend a course of action, making you highly valued by employers within this sector. Enhance your job opportunities within the criminal justice sector by improving on your skills through one of our postgraduate programmes!

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiry Centre
Email
enquirycentre@cumbria.ac.uk
Phone
0845 606 1144