Taught course

Criminology

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Social and Political Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent in a relevant social science or humanities subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme introduces the theoretical and conceptual resources relevant to the study of crime, criminal justice and crime policy. It provides advanced training in social research methods.

  • This programme will prepare you for a career as a researcher or for undertaking a PhD in criminological or criminal justice research. It is recognised for an Economic and Social Research Council 1+3 award through the Scottish Doctoral Training Centre.
  • You will be taught by leading scholars from the Scottish Centre for Crime & Justice Research, a centre of excellence for criminology in the UK.
  • Throughout the year will have access to guest lectures, presentations and seminars with high-calibre speakers from the UK and abroad.
  • There will be opportunities to connect with non academic partners for your dissertation work.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
socpol-pgt@glasgow.ac.uk