Bangor University

Bangor University

Criminology and Sociology

Students on this course develop knowledge, and understanding of crime organisations, and administrations in the field of criminal justice; the social causes, and consequences of crime; social change, and social structures; culture, and identity; and related issues.

Entry requirements

A single or joint Honours degree of at least 2.2 in criminology, sociology, law, political science, social studies, social policy, or a related academic discipline. Applications from candidates who have relevant professional experience in lieu of a bachelor degree will also be considered. All applicants in this category will be invited for interview. IELTS and Internet-based TOEFL test scores of no less than 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) and 75 respectively, are usually acceptable.

Course modules

Compulsory: the research process; and justice; applied social research.

Assessment methods

Presentations, coursework, continuous assessment and a dissertation (20,000 words).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 5 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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