University of Kent

University of Kent

Criminology

The programme involves the sociological study of crime and its application to criminal justice and social policy; the study of issues at the cutting edge of current criminological debate with a strong emphasis on the cultural context of crime; advanced criminological theory and research methods as applied to crime and criminal justice. It also offers opportunities for you to develop your career in the areas of criminal justice, policy and government.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in criminology, sociology, social policy, law or other related social science discipline, or substantial experience in social or political research or a relevant profession.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by 6 coursework essays and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,680 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,680 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,680 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,680 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,410 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,860 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,710 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,860 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,860 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,860 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Recruitment and Admissions Office
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01227 827272