London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

This programme will not only equip you to analyse these types of problems but will also help you to place them in the context of broader military, strategic and political considerations. You will gain a solid academic grounding in the fields of criminology, terrorism and intelligence which will equip you with the critical thinking skills needed to make sense of the ever'changing global security agenda. These skills will enable you to engage with institutions and individuals central to this area.

Course Modules

Modules include: Security studies; intelligence analysis; contemporary issues in crime, safety and security; terrorism and counter'terrorism; strategic change in the global environment; international financial crime and security; security studies dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

A relevant second class honours degree or overseas equivalent qualification is normally required. Alternatively a graduate level professional qualification and suitable work experience (such as policing, security or military work) may be accepted. Where English is a second language you will be required to demonstrate a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 575.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,300  Whole course. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,300  Whole course. First year home fees
1 year
Distance Learning
PgCert £3,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Distance Learning
PgCert £3,200  Academic year. First year home fees