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Criminal Justice

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

The LLM in Criminal Justice at Aberdeen is focused on critical and comparative thinking around criminal procedures and systems. This programme will help you develop a clearer, more truthful understanding of criminal law and its implementation in today's society around the world. You will learn about the causes of crime and how it is dealt with legally, enabling you to work in countries around the world. You will have the opportunity to study courses such as Criminal Evidence and Proof, Issues in Criminal Justice, Criminological Theories and International Criminal Law.

The Criminal Justice programme was designed with the assistance of external contacts as well the expertise of internal staff at the University. With the combined input from university staff and Criminal Justice experts, you will gain unique insights into criminal justice systems around the world and will advance your understanding of their dynamics. The programme has been carefully coordinated to align with the competencies required for today’s international job market.

Entry Requirements

Normally a 2:1 honours degree in Law (or another related discipline) or equivalent.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

LLM

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

Arts and Social Sciences

Department

Law

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk