Taught course

Criminology and Criminal Psychology

Institution
University of Greenwich · Sociology, Criminology and Cultural Studies
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

You should have a UK undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above or an equivalent qualification - both level and grade - from a recognised non-UK university) in criminology or a related discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This master’s degree equips you with a deep understanding of the concepts, theories, methods and principles central to criminology and criminal psychology.

By studying Criminology and Criminal Psychology, you'll learn about the changing nature of psychology, law and criminology, and how to apply your knowledge in the forensic and legal arenas. The course will develop your ability to relate theory to practice with its broad coverage of criminological, forensic and psychological approaches to crime. Specific modules include criminal investigative psychology, crime theory, social forensic psychology, and crime, terrorism and the state.

The MSc in Criminology and Criminal Psychology will open a diverse range of career paths. Once you graduate, you will be well-placed for employment in public, private, and/or criminal justice work, or criminal, legal, and forensic psychological work.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
courseinfo@greenwich.ac.uk
Phone
020 8331 9000