University of Strathclyde: Criminal Justice and Penal Change
|Institution||University of Strathclyde|
|Department||School of Law View department profile|
|Telephone||0141 444 8600|
The LLM/MSc in Criminal Justice & 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 & Penal Change is unique in both its approach and its flexibility.
|Level||SCQF Level 11|
Normally a first or upper second-class Honours degree in a related discipline.
Entry may be possible with a lower second-class Honours degree, if you also have suitable professional qualifications and/or considerable appropriate experience.
Please explain your motivation and suitability in your application.
As well as seminars, students take part in role play exercises, presentations and other forms of learning. Assessment is based on performance in coursework. For those seeking award of the LLM/MSc they need to complete a dissertation.
Compulsory Modules: Criminal Justice and Penal Decision-Making, Punishment and Processes of Penal Change, Research Methods, Dissertation Research Project.
Elective Modules include: Restorative Justice, Childhood and Crime, Surveillance, Technology and Control, Offender Supervision and Management, Homicide.
|Location||University of Strathclyde|
16 Richmond Street
|Channel Islands||6500 GBP for Year 1|
|International||13500 GBP for Year 1|
|EU||6500 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||6500 GBP for Year 1|
|England||6500 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||6500 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||6500 GBP for Year 1|
University of Strathclyde
Strathclyde Law School, located in the heart of Glasgow was recently ranked 11th out of 103 Law Schools in the UK according to the 2020 Complete University Guide.
For over 50 years we have sought the best ways to provide legal research and education that is relevant in a modern and dynamic world. We have established a reputation for high quality teaching and research in the UK and internationally, not only in traditional core subjects essential for entry to the legal profession, but also in a wider range of postgraduate subjects such as construction ...
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