Professor Karen Harrison - Director of Research/Prof of Law and Penal Justice/Programme Leader
Professor Harrison's subject specialisms include Sentencing, Dangerous Offenders, Prisons, Violence against Women, Criminal Justice, and Criminal Law.Academic Staff List
Welcome to MSc Applied Criminal Justice
How You Study
An Introduction to Your Modules
† Some courses may offer optional modules. The availability of optional modules may vary from year to year and will be subject to minimum student numbers being achieved. This means that the availability of specific optional modules cannot be guaranteed. Optional module selection may also be affected by staff availability.
How you are assessed
Work-based Learning Placements
Students will have the opportnity to undertake a period of voluntary or paid work in a relevant setting. Work-based learning is arranged by the student and approved by the programme leader, and will form part of the course curriculum.
Your Future Career
Programme content on the MSc Applied Criminal Justice programme involves engagement with the criminal justice sector, including prison and probation service, the police, the court system, relevant civil service roles, local authorities, specialist areas of healthcare, substance misuse services, supported accommodation providers, and other criminal justice-related third sector organisations.
Entry Requirements 2023-24
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