Birkbeck, University of London
2.2 Honours degree in law or a related discipline in the humanities or social sciences. Other relevant qualifications and appropriate professional experience and training are welcome. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this programme is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each of the sub-tests.
You take 3 compulsory modules, one of which is a dissertation, and choose 3 option modules.
On the part-time programme, you take International Criminological Theory and 3 option modules in your first year, while in your second year, you take Research Methods in Criminology, 2 option modules and write your dissertation.
Global Criminology Dissertation;
International Criminological Theory;
Research Methods in Criminology .
Culture, Community, Identity;
Drugs, Crime and Criminal Justice;
Futures: The Globalization of Human Rights;
Global Criminology in Practice: Internships;
Global Perspectives on Crime and Crime Control;
Southern Perspectives on Constitutional and Political Transformation .
Please note: the list of option modules is indicative and not all options will be available every year.
Each module is assessed via a 4000-word essay, while the dissertation requires the submission of an 8000-word paper.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2017||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Bloomsbury||WC1E 7HX||South East|