Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Global Crime, Justice and Security

Governments and authorities in the twenty first century are facing major challenges as they deal with terrorism and complex organised crime which crosses borders and poses difficult issues for legal practitioners and organisations across a variety of sectors. Students will have an opportunity to critically analyse and understand the complexities arising in this highly specialist and complex field; both challenging and informing global and comparative perspectives. This course is underpinned by a significant engagement with existing and emerging research and advanced scholarship.

Entry requirements

Degree classification: minimum 2.2. IELTS: 6.0 or equivalent required, with a minimum of 5.5 in each component.

Course modules

Core modules: Human rights; international criminal law; international law and the use of force; global crime and security; the United Nations international security and global justice. Option modules: Crimes of the powerful; postgraduate legal research methods; foreign security and international law; gendering European and international law; statehood, recognition and self-determination; dissertation; international humanitarian law; international law of the sea; postgraduate legal research methods; democracy rule of law and human rights.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
LLM Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (England) 2 years
LLM Part-time September 2016 GBP 26 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University Liverpool L3 2AJ North West

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