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MScApplied Criminology

University of Winchester
United Kingdom, Winchester
Tuition fee £11,200 per year
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Applied Criminology considers crime, deviance, security and insecurity and addresses a variety of different criminological careers, offering modules relevant to three distinct professional pathways: forensic psychology, policing and security.

In keeping with an ethos of active and engaged learning, students undertake advanced training in criminological research methods relevant to applied settings and gain direct experience through a work placement/internship or work-based learning opportunity for those students employed in relevant professional settings.

Programme structure

Applied Criminology
Cybercrime and Cybersecurity
Movement and Security in a Global World
Investigative Leadership and Management in Policing
Comparative Perspectives on Contemporary Policing
Foundations of Forensic Psychology Practice
The Criminal Justice System and the Legal Framework
Applied Criminological Research
Work-based Learning in Applied Criminology

Career opportunities

The programme is designed to prepare students for a range of criminological careers, specifically focused around three professional pathways: forensic psychology, policing and security.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States