University of Strathclyde
Criminal Justice and Penal Change
This course examines the range of legal, political and social responses across the world to what is widely known as 'the penal crisis'. Blending a rigorous understanding of fundamental theory with evidence about real world problems you'll analyse recent innovations in theory, policy and practice. Drawing on a range of disciplinary approaches, the course will enable you to develop a rational and just response to crime.
Compulsory modules: Criminal justice and penal decision-making; punishment and processes of penal change; research methods; dissertation research project. Elective modules: Restorative justice; childhood and crime; surveillance, technology and control; offender supervision and management; homicide. Please explain your motivation and suitability in your application.
As well as seminars, students take part in role play exercises, presentations and other forms of learning. Assessment is based on performance in coursework. For those seeking award of the LLM/MSc they need to complete a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 13,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|LLM||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|LLM||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 3,250 per (Year 1)||24 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 13,500 per (Year 1)||12 Months|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 3,250 per (Year 1)||24 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 13,500 per (Year 1)||9 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,500 per (Year 1)||9 Months|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 3,250 per (Year 1)||21 Months|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 3,250 per (Year 1)||8 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
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