First or second class honours degree. Comparable professional qualifications and experience considered.
Months of entry
Course contentThis course places particular emphasis on the development of knowledge and skills sought by the broad spectrum of agencies associated with the criminal justice process. Students gain a thorough understanding of all aspects of crime, criminology and criminal justice through an in-depth examination of the historical, theoretical and applied knowledge in these areas.
Core and option modules include criminology; research methods; clinical criminology; racism and crime; penology; comparative policing; legal psychology; drugs; security, data and technology and risk management Assessment by written assignments, presentations and individualized Dissertation research.
Information for international students
IELTS 6.5, IELTS computer score 250 or TOEFL 600 normally required.
Fees and fundingEmployers, British Council, Sponsorship.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||66|
|Dissertation||34 (20000 words)|
Course contact details
- Department of Criminology
- 0116 252 2458/3946
- 0116 252 5788