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Criminal Justice and Penal Change

University of Strathclyde

Content

The LLM/MSc in Criminal Justice and Penal Change examines the range of legal, political and social responses across the world to what is widely known as 'the penal crisis'.

Blending a rigorous understanding of fundamental theory with evidence about real world problems you’ll analyse recent innovations in theory, policy and practice.

Drawing on a range of disciplinary approaches, the course will enable you to develop a rational and just response to crime.

The LLM/MSc in Criminal Justice and Penal Change is unique in both its approach and its flexibility.

You can exit at the end of 21 months with PgDip Criminal Justice and Penal Change.

Entry Requirements

Normally a first or upper second-class Honours degree (or equivalent) in law, one of the social sciences, business or humanities, though other disciplines will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Applications are judged on their individual merits and entry may be possible with a relevant lower second-class Honours degree, and/or relevant professional qualifications and/or appropriate experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

LLM/MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Law

SCQF Level

11