London School of Economics and Political Science

London School of Economics and Political Science

MSc Criminal Justice Policy


Houghton Street

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.Sc.-Criminal Justice Policy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This programme is based in the Department of Social Policy and offers the following benefits: Study in a department which has achieved the highest rating in the UK (5*) for the quality of its research. Diversity of staff expertise and research activities. Programme led by internationally renowned criminologists. Inter-departmental collaboration between Social Policy, Law and Sociology. Access to the Mannheim Centre for the Study of Criminology and Criminal Justice. Core course in criminal justice policy, 2 options normally from the following list: Crime and Society: Concepts and Method; Policing and Police Powers; Criminal Procedure and Evidence; Law and Social Theory; Criminal Law, Criminology and Criminal Justice; International Criminal Law; Corporate and Financial Crime; Social Exclusion, Inequality and the 'Underclass' Debate; Psychology and Crime; Social Policy - Goals and Issues; Social Policy - Organisation and Innovation; Mental Health Law; Foundations and Key Issues in Human Rights. Students also complete a 10,000-word dissertation on a criminal justice topic.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 603.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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