Course descriptionBy taking our Criminology in Practice MSc, you can combine the theoretical analysis of criminology with a core spine of employability-focused modules. Our modules will cover the key...Read more
With growing public awareness, and concern, about rural and environmental crime, and how to mitigate it, there is increasing demand for specialist practitioners in this field. ...Read more
The course is of special interest to those without a first degree in psychology but with a particular interest in psychological perspectives on crime and criminal justice. All staff delivering modules...Read more
This innovative course offers a unique insight into the global dimensions of crime and punishment in todays world. Exploring both cutting-edge criminological theory and current real-world phenomena, the...Read more
Do you want to work in criminal justice sector? Do you already work in the sector and want to advance your career? Do you want to further your education and follow your passion for criminology? Whatever...Read more
This exciting new MSc has been launched at a time when a process of swift and relentless change is transforming our justice system. This process aims to develop and sustain a high performing, efficient...Read more
A vibrant research community in criminology supports students to become excellent researchers who are theoretically informed and actively engaged in the public debate about crime and justice. ...Read more
Build critical and in-depth knowledge of 21st century criminological issues within a global and domestic context. Our online delivery of learning materials through podcasts, vodcasts,...Read more
This unique course views the criminal justice process as a set of decision points involving numerous agencies working singly or jointly.
It provides you with comprehensive, up-to-date, information while...Read more
Why choose this course
Through criminology we study the issues of crime, deviance and criminal justice that are at the heart of our society.
On our MSc Criminology we’ve combined modules in academic...Read more
MSc by Research Law, Criminal Justice and Policing
The MSc by Research in the Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences has been designed to offer a range of pathways for you to research your chosen subject interests within Social and Applied Sciences, whilst...Read more
Forensic science is a dynamic discipline that is crucial to the investigation of crime, the collection of evidence and intelligence, and in securing justice. This multidisciplinary MSc programme offers...Read more
The MSc has been designed to provide an in-depth study of Criminal Investigation, and develop critical and analytical skills involving the principles, practices and techniques of Criminal Investigation. ...Read more
This course is for those who are interested in the study of crime and its related fields – and you want to learn more about the challenges facing politicians, policy makers and practitioners. ...Read more
The MSc Criminology will equip you with the substantive and methodological skills to understand contemporary crime and criminal justice policies and practices.
The programme aims to provide you with:
Understanding data is becoming increasingly important for us all. This is especially true for the intelligence analyst working for a police intelligence unit or business analytics department. ...Read more
Who is it for?
This degree is for independent, critical thinkers who want to work, or are working, within criminal justice or want to undertake further research. Many of our students have undergraduate...Read more
On this rewarding, varied course, you’ll develop advanced knowledge and understanding of criminology. You’ll study in the internationally-recognised Helena Kennedy centre, and gain useful...Read more
Using our strong links with a wide range of bodies, you’ll be offered opportunities to collaborate on projects with organisations such as Gloucestershire Constabulary, Restorative Gloucestershire, community...Read more
Why study this course?
Our Criminology MSc degree will allow you to develop an advanced knowledge of crime and offenders, as well as assess contemporary trends and concepts in criminal justice policy...Read more