Master of Criminology
Study about investigation and crimes. Became professional in psychology of criminals and victims.

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
comprehensive profile   International Crimes, Conflict and Criminology   comprehensive profile   Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
comprehensive profile   Sociology: Contemporary Social Problems     Utrecht University
  Criminology   comprehensive profile   University College Cork
  Criminology & Criminal Justice   comprehensive profile   University College Dublin
  Criminal Justice and Criminology     University of Leeds
  Criminology     Anglia Ruskin University
  Global Criminology     University of Roehampton
  Digital Forensics And Cybercrime Analysis     Staffordshire University
  Crime Science     University College London
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     Keele University
  International Criminal Justice & Human Rights     University of Dundee
  Transnational Crime, Justice & Security     University of Glasgow
  Criminology     Teesside University
  Criminological Research     University of Liverpool
  Criminology     Kingston University
  Law and Criminology     Sheffield Hallam University
  Criminal Investigation     Teesside University
  Police Leadership, Strategy and Organisation     University of Derby
  Two Year Masters in Criminology     University of Kent
  Criminology with Forensic Psychology     Middlesex University London
  Criminology     Swansea University
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     Bangor University
  Forensic Psychology     Middlesex University London
  Crime and Forensic Science     University College London
  Criminology     University of Southampton
  Applied Criminology, Penology and Management     University of Cambridge
  Criminology and Law     Bangor University
  Forensic Accounting     Sheffield Hallam University
  Criminology     London Metropolitan University
  Applied Criminology     University of Winchester
  Law with Criminology     Kingston University
  Applied Social Research (Criminology)     University of Stirling
  Criminology     Keele University
  Criminology and Criminal Justice     Southampton Solent University
  Transnational Organised Crime     Staffordshire University
  International Criminology     University of Sheffield
  Criminology and Social Research     University of York
  Law and Criminology     Bangor University
  Criminology and International Justice     Aberystwyth University
  Counter Fraud and Counter Corruption Studies     University of Portsmouth
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