Taught course

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Institution
University of Sussex · School of Law, Politics and Sociology
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above in a social sciences or humanities subject. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our aim is to ensure that every student who wants to study with us is able to despite financial barriers, so that we continue to attract talented and unique individuals.

Explore an exciting blend of criminology and criminal justice subjects – covering both theory and policy – and address key contemporary questions and debates.

Our MA is underpinned by our research expertise. You’ll be taught by experts in a wide range of theoretical and methodological areas. Our criminology research has focused on topics such as:

  • sexual violence
  • hate crime
  • sex work
  • women who kill
  • terrorism
  • policing
  • capital punishment
  • retributive justice
  • cultural criminology
  • existential criminology.


Our course also draws on expertise from the Sussex Law School, which will enable you to develop an interdisciplinary perspective.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
study@sussex.ac.uk