About the courseKingstons Criminology MA is taught by a vibrant, multi-disciplinary team. Designed for those with a background in criminology/social science, socio-legal studies or policy studies, we offer two MA programmes: MA in Criminology and MA in Criminology with Forensic Psychology. Both programmes can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis. The programmes will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the complex nature of crime, harm and victimisation, together with an appreciation of the role of the criminal justice system in relation to crime control, protection and the delivery of justice. Our courses develop your critical thinking skills whilst also providing you with the tools to undertake rigorous, high quality research. Through a theoretical and applied lens, you will gain a broad knowledge and develop a range of transferable skills sought after by employers in the field. We are well-located, offering you opportunities to see, at first hand, the criminal justice system in operation in the extensive London network of courts, custodial institutions and community-based crime-reduction programmes.
Intake MonthsSEPTEMBER, JANUARY
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AboutKingston University has roots going back more than 100 years. The University welcomes students from many different backgrounds and from more than 140 countries. Students will have the chance to meet people from all over the world, from East Asia to Africa to South America. The university is committed to ensuring that their curricula are accessible to all students whatever their background or learning styles. This includes recognising the importance of an international curriculum and a curriculum which respects and celebrates diversity.
Kingston University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at Kingston University. The University provides a number of courses to help students develop their academic English language skills. These programmes help them to gain the language and academic skills required to gain access to a Kingston University and improve and develop their academic English language skills. Teaching methods vary from subject to subject, but most taught courses are delivered through lectures, seminars and tutorials. The other methods of teaching include language laboratory classes, project work, science and technology practical exercises, and studio work in art and design. Kingston University awards partial scholarships to international students every year. These scholarships are available to students who are classified with an overseas fee status. The faculties at Kingston University offer their own range of course-specific scholarships which are available to a variety of overseas and European students.
Kingston University is based in Kingston upon Thames, a vibrant area on the River Thames in south-west London, only 30 minutes away from central London Kingston student are just a 30-minute train ride away from the excitement and variety of London, so they can take advantage of all it offers, from arts and culture to job and career opportunities.
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Penrhyn Road Campus - Kingston University London
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Close to Kingston town centre, this lively campus has a buzz day and night and is the main hub of student activity. It is the base for the Union of Kingston Students and the fitness and health centres, so students from all campuses use this site from time to time. The Penrhyn Road campus has grown around the four-storey main building, a hub for university activity as it houses the student restaurant and library, as well as lots of teaching rooms.