Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

International and Transnational Policing

This MSc from LJMU enables you to pursue academic interests in international and transnational policing in a nurturing and multi-disciplinary environment.? - Join the Liverpool Centre for Advanced Policing - Be part of a growing area of research - Work alongside other students, researchers and leading academics in this new, exciting field - Become a part of a thriving, academic community where you have opportunities to progress on to doctorate study The British public policing model is respected universally; it has been adopted by police departments all over the world. This programme critically assesses the adoption of that model in other nations. Students also critically examine the work of international policing and criminal justice organisations.

Entry requirements

MSc: You will need: a minimum 2:2 in Policing, Criminology, Criminal Justice or a related subject or equivalent professional qualifications and experience Additional information: IELTS English language requirement: 6.5 (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson requirements: 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) RPL is accepted on this programme If you have any specific queries, please contact apsadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements: www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/courses/international-entry-requirements Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team (internationaladmissions@ljmu.ac.uk) for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages: www.ljmu.ac.uk/international

Course modules

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning. Core Modules Policing in Context (20 credits) Advanced Research Skills (20 credits) International and Transnational Policing (20 credits) Transnational Organised Crime (20 credits) Policing in Conflict and Post-Conflict Zones (20 credits) Terrorism (20 credits) Dissertation - Policing (60 credits)

Assessment methods

To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic. Assessment methods include: academic essays; annotated bibliographies; reflective research exercises; position papers; exams; reports; case studies; portfolios; online blogs and wikis; workplace practice; posters; oral presentations (individual and group); debates; reviews; group work and the dissertation/research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 per Credit (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 36 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Liverpool John Moores University L2 2QP North West

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Arts, Professional and Social Studies
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01512315175