|Study location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus|
|Type||Master courses, part-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The MSc Criminology and Criminal Justice examines a diverse range of
crimes and criminal behaviour, as well as the contemporary context of
crime and responses to it. The MSc draws upon the specialist expertise
of research staff in Glamorgan’s well-established Centre for
As well as studying core modules, you can choose modules that suit
your interests and career aspirations, and explore an area of
particular interest through a dissertation on an approved topic of
your choice. You will also get a thorough grounding in qualitative and
quantitative research methods – invaluable skills for any profession
that includes planning, analysis and evaluation.
How Does This Course Make Me Employable?
A Masters degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice will provide you
with the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue careers in: the
Criminal Justice System (e.g. the police, courts, prison and probation
services), government organisations (e.g. Home Office and Ministry of
Justice), and voluntary agencies (e.g. offender rehabilitation, victim
support, drug treatment services). This qualification is also an
excellent basis for further research at MPhil and PhD levels.