Applied Criminology MSc

The University of Winchester

Key Information

Course duration: 2 years

Mode of study: Part time

Qualification: MSc - Master of Science


Home students: £3,250 per year
EU students: £3,250 per course
Overseas students: £6,650 per year

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The Course


This course equips you with the skills and knowledge to enter your chosen profession. Explore the fascinating and complex world of crime, deviance, security and insecurity as they relate to careers in crime prevention, detection and security. Develop your understanding of criminological concepts and methods and how they’re used in professional contexts, with opportunities to gain direct experience through a work placement or internship. Complete advanced training in criminological research methods relevant to applied settings, in keeping with our ethos of active and engaged learning. The programme is designed to prepare students for a range of criminological careers, specifically focused around three professional pathways: forensic psychology, policing and security. Taught elements of the course also take place on at West Downs, Winchester.

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at University of Winchester

The University of Winchester

University League Table Ranking: 91st

The University of Winchester's passion is to help students reach their full potential and make a difference in the world. Winchester is rated as one of the best places to live in the UK (Halifax Quality of Life Survey 2017) and the campus is just a ten-minute walk from the city centre. The university...

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Postal Address

University of Winchester
The University of Winchester
Sparkford Road
SO22 4NR

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