Nottingham Trent University
This course gives you the opportunity to gain a critical and informed understanding of criminology by exploring the debates at the forefront of the field. There is a particular emphasis upon the practical realities, uncertainties, complexities and solutions available for criminal justice and crime reduction. The course offers a distinctive theoretical and policy orientation of criminology. The emphasis on policy is specifically designed to offer a more vocationally relevant programme of Master's level study that will be more pertinent to students seeking a policy-orientated career in the Home Office, government office of the regions, local government and crime and disorder reduction partnerships.
An undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate Honours degree (minimum 2.2). Applicants without such qualifications will be considered on an individual basis but will be required to demonstrate how their experiences and knowledge would enable them to study this course at Master's Level in their Personal Statement.
Modules may include: Contemporary and classical theoretical explanations of crime and criminal behaviour; current issues in social deviance; contemporary criminal justice practice; comprehensive research methods training; crime, community and neighbourhood; offender management and crime reduction; dissertation.
Assessment includes essays (including reports and reflective reports), policy papers, presentations, case studies and a dissertation.
The School of Social Sciences offers a number of competitive scholarships for full-time and part-time Master's courses; these include: School of Social Sciences Masters scholarships (for Home / EU and International students) and Nottingham Trent University International Scholarship Scheme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 4,950 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 5,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,475 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Nottingham||NG1 4BU||East Midlands|
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