Criminology & Criminal Justice

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Criminology & Criminal Justice
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 99125 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters LLM
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time.

Contact Teaching Hours
Small Group Teaching/Personal Tutorial
8 (hours maximum)
in addition, students should set aside 10-12 hours per module for reading and preparation
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Law, Social Sciences, Humanities or a cognate discipline.

Exemption from these requirements may be considered for ...

Course Content

This exciting, stimulating and topical postgraduate degree programme in Criminology and Criminal Justice is taught by internationally-recognised scholars and researchers who offer students a wide introduction to the study of crime and crimi...

Subjects Taught

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Theoretical Criminology
Controlling Crime
Criminal Justice Processes
Dissertation (15,000-20,000 words)

Course Details
The LLM Criminal Justice Programme takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of crime and jus...

Assessment Method Assessed coursework
Careers or Further Progression

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Some Criminal Justice graduates use this degree as a base for further study towards a research degree such as a PhD, which may in turn lead to an academic career. Others pursue criminal justice-related or legal careers...

Further Enquiries Dr C Lawther 
School of Law
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