Criminology & Criminal Justice - Research

Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Criminology & Criminal Justice - Research
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code 112997 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Doctoral at UK Level 8  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PhD
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants should hold, or expect to obtain, a First or Upper Second Class Honours Degree in a subject relevant to the proposed area of study. We may also consider applications from those who hold equivalent qualifications, for example, a Lower Secon...

Course Summary At Ulster University our research into crime and punishment is distinguished by its critical approach to the administration of justice, coupled with an emphasis on the application of criminological theories to the lived realities for individuals, communities and broader society.
Course Content

The School of Applied Social and Policy Sciences has a vibrant and multi-disciplinary research environment, which is home to a wide range of research projects that tackle important questions in the social sciences.

We have an excellent i...

Research Areas

Expand+Key research themes and potential supervisors include:

Prisons and Punishment
Dr Linda Moore
Dr Conor Murray
Dr Una Convery
Aisling McLaughlin
Colette Barry

Desistance from Offending
Dr Brendan Coyle
Dr Conor Murray
Dr Brian Payne

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers and opportunities
PhD graduates are recognised by employers to hold valuable transferrable skills, as the nature of the degree trains candidates in creativity, critical inquiry, problem solving, negotiation skills, professionalism and confid...

Further Enquiries Dr Brian Payne
Senior Lecturer
School of Applied Social and Policy Sc.
Institute for Research in Social Sciences
Belfast campus
Room 03A17
BT15 1ED
Telephone +44 28 9536 5875
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