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This course includes elements of international criminology and research training. It is one of the very few courses that use comparative and international perspectives to explore the key issues in criminology today.
The course is flexible, you can choose the taught path or the research route.
Teaching in each module is through seminars.
Most modules will be assessed by 3,000 words of written work in the form of an essay. The dissertation will normally be 10-12,000 words long, reporting on research on a topic relevant to the course and agreed in consultation with a supervisor.
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We require a minimum 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in law, social sciences or humanities. Other qualifications will be considered and relevant work experience will be taken into consideration alongside qualifications.
English language requirements:
Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
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