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Master of Criminology

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Content of your postgraduate study

The Master in Criminology combines many different disciplines. Using theories, tools, and explanatory approaches from the field of sociology, criminal law, the legal system, and victimology, you will adopt a full understanding for criminology.

Criminology itself attempts to explain, detect, prevent, and control criminal behaviour. Within your study, you will look into the origin of criminals: What families do they stem from? Have they experienced any crime or offence during early childhood? How is their integration within a given community? What is the psychology behind severe crimes? Each of these questions focus on the criminal offender by utilising sociology, health and psychology.

Two other topics within Criminology are victimology and crime prevention. The former describes which victims criminals choose and why. The latter includes how crimes can be prevented. In order to establish effective crime prevention measures, the victimology needs to be clear. Inform yourself about what particular Masters in Criminology is offered at which university.

Academic title upon Master of Criminology completion

Following your one- to two years of study, you will have successfully completed your Masters degree. The academic title, assigned to you, depends on the very focus of your university. With an emphasis on criminal law, you are given the title Master of Laws. With a focus on sociology, criminal prevention and policing or psychology, you may also be given the academic title Master of Arts or Science. Check out the universities listed below to find out which applies where.

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Master of Criminology is offered by these universities:

    study programmes     universities
  Criminology   comprehensive profile   University of Glasgow
  Criminology and Criminal Justice   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Criminology & Criminal Justice   comprehensive profile   University of Glasgow
  Global Crime, Justice and Security   comprehensive profile   University of Edinburgh
  Transnational Crime, Justice & Security   comprehensive profile   University of Glasgow
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     Aberystwyth University
  Criminology and Law     Bangor University
  Forensic Accounting     Sheffield Hallam University
  Criminology Communities and Disorder     Buckinghamshire New University
  Criminological Psychology     Kingston University
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     University of Oxford
  Crime and Forensic Science     University College London
  Criminology     Keele University
  Forensic Archaeology and Crime Scene Investigation     University of Bradford
  Global Crime and Justice     University of York
  Criminology and Criminal Psychology     University of Greenwich
  Crime and Community Safety: Evidence Based Practice     University of Suffolk
  International Criminal Law and Procedure     London South Bank University
  Criminological Research     University of Stirling
  Forensic and Criminological Psychology     University of Nottingham
  Criminology and Socio-Legal Research     University of Essex
  International Law: Crime, Justice and Human Rights     University of Birmingham
  Crime Intelligence and Data Analytics     Teesside University
  International Criminology     University of Sheffield
  Criminology     Swansea University
  Criminological Research     University of Liverpool
  International Criminology     University of Greenwich
  Digital Forensics And Cybercrime Analysis     Staffordshire University
  Criminological Research     University of Cambridge
  Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies     University of Manchester
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     University of West London
  Crime, Violence and Prevention     London Metropolitan University
  International Security     University of Dundee
  Crime Analysis     University of Southampton
  Criminology and Sociology     Bangor University
  Applied Criminology     University of Winchester
  Criminology     University of Bedfordshire
  Crime and Litigation     London South Bank University
  Criminology     Birmingham City University
  Applied Criminal Justice and Criminology     Swansea University
  ...     ...


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