University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Criminology

The course introduces the theoretical and conceptual resources relevant to the study of crime, criminal justice and crime policy; it provides advanced training in social research methods.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for postgraduate taught programmes are a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above) in a relevant subject.

Course modules

All years: Core modules: Understanding and explaining crime and social control; research and enquiry in crime and criminal justice; social science statistics 1; qualitative research methods; optional modules: Criminal justice (global challenges); rehabilitation and desistance from crime; penology and punishment; crime, media and popular culture; crime and community safety; criminological perspectives on security; the global criminal economy.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 24 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 24 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,667 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,533 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (EU) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (England) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Scotland) 21 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 756 per Credit (Wales) 21 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

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