Crime & Justice

Open University in Ireland


Course Name Crime & Justice
Course Provider Open University in Ireland
Course Code F75
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Open University None
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MA
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Duration 2 years.

How long it takes
You will be able to complete this masters qualification within two years by studying one module each year.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+You must hold a UK honours degree (2:2 at least) or equivalent to be accepted for the MA in Crime and Justice. Your first degree need not be in criminology, but you must have the skills expected of a social sciences graduate.

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Course Summary This masters degree explores new perspectives and ways of thinking about crime, harm and justice.
Course Content

Expand+This masters degree explores new perspectives and ways of thinking about crime, harm and justice. It is concerned with examining problematic areas of social life, transgression, ‘crime’, social harm and justice. You will consider the significance...

Learning Outcomes Learning outcomes, teaching and assessment
The learning outcomes of this qualification are described in four areas:

Knowledge and understanding
Cognitive skills
Practical and professional skills
Key skills
Subjects Taught

To gain this qualification, you need 180 credits as follows:
Compulsory modules Credits
• Principles of social and psychological inquiry (DD801) 60
• Crime and global justice (DD804) 120

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Number of Credits 180 credits
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career relevance
This qualification offers knowledge and skills relevant to a range of professions and careers concerned with the criminal justice system, victim protection and support, civil society, civil liberties, human rights, security, safety ...

Further Enquiries Our advisers are available to take your call Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 17:00, excluding public holidays.

Tel: +353 1 678 5399
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