Kingston University London

Course Introduction

Designed for those with a background in criminology, social science, socio'legal studies or policy studies, this course will develop the knowledge and practical skills necessary to enhance your employability in the field of criminal justice practice, policy formation and advocacy. The University is well placed for you to enhance your academic learning through field visits to the crown courts, central criminal court and the extensive network of non'government organisations (NGOs) and charities whose work connects to criminal justice and crime prevention and social justice. You will be taught by staff who have published in their specialised research areas and staff with hands'on professional experience. You will have a personal tutor with whom you will work to develop your academic potential and plan your future career strategies.

Course Modules

Core modules: Crime, harm and justice; criminology research in practice; criminology dissertation. Optional modules: Global terrorism and transnational crime; investigative and legal processes in forensic psychology; terrorism, political violence and human rights; the politics of crime in the Black Atlantic.

Start Date:

09/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Part Time
MA £3,135 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £7,315 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £5,700 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £13,300 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Minimum of second-class honours degree, or equivalent, in criminology or a related subject; evidence of relevant certificated or extended non-certificated practice. All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirement, which is Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no element below 5.5.