University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Dynamics of Domestic Violence

This course examines domestic violence between partners or former partners, including violence perpetrated by men against women, by women against men and violence in same sex relationships; the emphasis though, is on violence perpetrated by men against women, as research consistently shows that the majority of reported cases of domestic violence are perpetrated in this way.

Entry requirements

Either a 1st or 2nd Class Honours Degree in a relevant, cognate discipline; professional qualifications in an appropriate area or; relevant practical experience.

Course modules

Theoretical perspectives on gender, violence and interpersonal relationships; the cost of domestic violence; recognition and response.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 545 per Credit module (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St John's Campus Worcester WR2 6AJ West Midlands

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