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Distance learning Masters Sociology

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Sociology and Social Justice MA

Sociology and Social Justice MA

Do you want to make a positive impact on society? On this course you’ll understand a range of contemporary social problems and inequalities. This qualification can be a route to career progression or...Read more
(3.9)
  • 13 months Distance without attendance degree: 8,245 overall cost (UK)
  • 13 months Full time degree: 8,245 overall cost (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,118 per year (UK)
  • Societal Problems: Classic Debates And Archival Research (30 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Sociologial Theory (30 Credits) - Core
  • Researching Crime And Society: Research Design And Data Collection (30 Credits) - Core
  • Postgraduate Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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MA Anthrozoology

MA Anthrozoology

Overview We’ll provide you with an insight into the many and varied ways in which humans think about and interact with other animals in a range of cultural, historical and geographical contexts Suitable...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: 10,000 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 5,000 per year (UK)
  • Anthrozoology: Theory and Method (30 Credits) - Core
  • Applied Anthrozoology (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Forensic Science and Criminal Justice MSc, by distance learning

Forensic Science and Criminal Justice MSc, by distance learning

Course description On this part-time, distance learning course you will learn how to evaluate and interpret different forms of forensic evidence and how to consider its relevance to police investigations. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 27 months Distance without attendance degree: 9,500 overall cost (UK)
  • Evidential Value and Interpretation- Core
  • Crime Scene Examination- Core
  • Research Methods- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Trace Evidence Analysis- Core
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Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development MSc

Humanitarianism, Conflict and Development MSc

Develop a critical understanding of conflict and humanitarian crisis in this distance learning course. Gain skills in peacebuilding and humanitarian response. This course addresses the core global challenges...Read more
(4.4)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 6,245 overall cost (UK)
  • Humanitarianism in principle and practice (18 Credits) - Core
  • Conflict, development and peacebuilding (18 Credits) - Core
  • Negotiating the field: response to conflict, humanitarianism and development in practice (12 Credits) - Core
  • Approaches to human rights in context (12 Credits) - Core
  • Humanitarianism conflict and development dissertation (30 Credits) - Core
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Criminal Justice MSc

Criminal Justice MSc

On our MSc Criminal Justice programme you’ll learn from our experts and develop your understanding of Criminal Justice theories and concepts in real-world settings. You’ll be taught by tutors with academic...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Distance with attendance degree
  • 1 year Distance with attendance degree: 7,800 per year (UK)
  • FZ4701:Research Methods for Crime and Criminal Justice- Core
  • FZ4707:MSc Dissertation- Core
  • FZ4729:Research in Practice- Core
  • FZ4728:Decision Making in the context of Threat, Risk and Harm- Core
  • FZ4730:Criminal Justice - an International Perspective- Core
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Cybercrime (Distance Learning) MSc

Cybercrime (Distance Learning) MSc

Overview Cybercrime is the term applied to criminal and harmful behaviours that are facilitated through the use of digital technologies, or that only occur due to the existence of such tools. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 10,500 overall cost (UK)
  • Cybercrime: Critical Perspectives (30 Credits)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
  • Research Methods and Research Ethics (30 Credits)
  • The Global Landscape of Cybersecurity (30 Credits)
  • Regulating Power Conflicts in Cyberspace (30 Credits)
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International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) by distance learning MSc/PGDip by Distance Learning

International Development (Poverty, Inequality and Development) by distance learning MSc/PGDip by Distance Learning

The core module aims to familiarise you with the key concepts and theories and with the changing roles of international development organisations and states in promoting international development. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 14,040 overall cost (UK)
  • Social Analysis of Poverty and Development (20 Credits) - Core
  • Development Politics (20 Credits) - Core
  • International Development (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Transnational Organised Crime MA

Transnational Organised Crime MA

Transnational Organised Crime has become a significant concern and appears to be on the increase. You’ll study contemporary global issues such as drug and human trafficking, international terrorism, illegal...Read more
(3.9)
  • 13 months Distance without attendance degree: 8,245 overall cost (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,118 per year (UK)
  • Researching Transnational Justice And Organised Crime (30 Credits) - Core
  • Trafficking: The Illegal Trade In People, Goods And Services (30 Credits) - Core
  • Understanding And Tackling Domestic Organised Crime (30 Credits) - Core
  • Postgraduate Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Crimes Of The Powerful: Corporate, White Collar And Financial Crime (30 Credits) - Core
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Criminal Justice (Distance Learning) MSc

Criminal Justice (Distance Learning) MSc

Overview If youre interested in criminal justice – government policy, the penal process or the response of criminal justice systems to offending – then this MSc Criminal Justice Master’s degree is for you. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,050 per year (UK)
  • Research Design and Ethics (15 Credits) - Core
  • Research Methods (15 Credits) - Core
  • Crime Science (30 Credits) - Core
  • Criminal Justice in a Global Context (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation / Major Project (60 Credits) - Core
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MPhil in Sociology

MPhil in Sociology

The Department of Sociology at York is ranked 1st in the UK for research quality by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). Our publications are rated as internationally world leading and the...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Distance without attendance degree: 2,325 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)

Criminology (Distance Learning) MSc

Criminology (Distance Learning) MSc

Our online Criminology Master’s degree will deepen your understanding of current theories, methods and debates in criminal justice. What youll learn Overview This innovative, online Masters in Criminology...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: 7,855 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 3,928 per year (UK)
  • Contemporary Issues in Crime and Justice (30 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Criminological Theory (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Criminological Research Design: Evaluation and Evidence-based Practice (30 Credits) - Core
  • Global Crime and Criminal Justice (30 Credits) - Core
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MSc Migration Studies Policy and Practice

MSc Migration Studies Policy and Practice

Course OverviewOur MSc Migration Studies: Policy and Practice course offers you the opportunity to develop your skills and capabilities in professional practice or policymaking focused on issues of migration...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: 8,000 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 5,300 per year (UK)
  • Applied Research Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • Data Analysis and Interpretation (15 Credits) - Core
  • Postgraduate Migration Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Migration Studies: Inclusion, Inequality and Identity (15 Credits) - Core
  • Migration Studies: Issues & Perspectives (15 Credits) - Core
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MA in Crime and Justice

MA in Crime and Justice

This masters degree explores new perspectives and ways of thinking about crime, harm and justice. It is concerned with examining problematic areas of social life, transgression, ‘crime’, social harm and justice. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 6,630 overall cost (UK)
  • Principles of social and psychological inquiry (DD801) (60 Credits) - Core
  • Crime and global justice (DD804) (120 Credits) - Core
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Master of Science in International Addiction Studies (IPAS) MSc

Master of Science in International Addiction Studies (IPAS) MSc

Overview The Master of Science in International Addiction Studies (IPAS) course offers students cross?cultural exposure to critical prevention and treatment practices, as well as research and policy...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree
  • Treatment of Addiction: Pharmacotherapies (20 Credits)
  • Treatment of Addiction: Critical Issues (20 Credits)
  • Research Project in Addictions (60 Credits)
  • Public Health Issues & Approaches to Addiction (20 Credits)
  • Biological Basis of Addiction (20 Credits)
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MA in Sociology by Research

MA in Sociology by Research

The Department of Sociology is the ideal place for those who wish to undertake their own sociological research. We are ranked 1st in the UK for research quality by the Times Higher Educations ranking...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Distance without attendance degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Distance without attendance degree: 2,325 per year (UK)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 4,650 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 2,325 per year (UK)