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Criminological Research

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

This course provides you with expert training in the latest methods and approaches used in criminological research.

The course covers the principles of collecting, analysing and reporting on qualitative and quantitative data whilst also taking account of ethics, reliability and validity. You’ll critically examine the theoretical foundations that underpin criminology and socio-legal research, as well as exploring issues with comparative research and developing an understanding of the relationship between criminology research and policymaking.

You can exit at the end of 6 months with a PgCert Criminological Research.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with a PgDip Criminological Research.

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second class Honours degree (2:1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Department

Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Arts and Social Sciences General

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