Taught course

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Institution
Wrexham Glyndwr University · School of Health, Social Care, Sport and Exercise Sciences
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Candidates are normally expected to possess a degree in a social science related discipline at 2:2 or above. Consideration will be given to mature applicants who possess significant professional experience but do not possess a degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

MA Criminology and Criminal Justice

Criminology and Criminal Justice is an exciting inter-disciplinary subject area that draws on sociology, psychology and law to examine how crime is defined, why people commit crimes, and how society responds. If you’re looking for a career in the rapidly expanding criminal/community justice field, the MA Criminology and Criminal Justice is ideal.

If you’re currently employed in the criminal justice system and looking to extend your knowledge this course also has a lot to offer you. You’ll be encouraged to critically examine a range of key themes and issues that dominate the criminal justice landscape.

Key Facts

  • The programme is studied completely online but student learning is also supported by four optional face to face workshops per year of full time or part time study. Studying online enables students to engage with the degree from anywhere in the world.
  • The programme is taught by experienced and research active criminal justice practitioners with over ten years’ worth of experience in delivering and supporting online learning.

Information for international students

A full programme of services and support is available

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Enquiries
Email
enquiries@glyndwr.ac.uk
Phone
01978 293439
Fax
01978 290008