The discipline looks into the system of rules and regulations that are usually enforced through a set of institutions and works as a major social mediator between people. The field of law encompasses a wide range of academic disciplines including constitutional law, international law, European law and criminal law.
Studying law equips students with advanced communication skills and keen problem-solving abilities. Students are expected to have superior language skills and self-discipline since considerable workload needs to be managed during the studies. A degree in law allows students to develop determination, commitment, intellect and stamina. It enables students to analyze both sides of complex problems and to come up with an effective and unbiased solution. The knowledge and skills gained from a law degree provide a solid foundation for an exciting and challenging career path as a solicitor or barrister. Graduates can also have a vast number of opportunities in almost every industry with their ability to examine, negotiate and communicate with diverse people.
Learning objectives: To acquire a basic understanding of criminal investigation; To understand the process of compiling a psychological profile in cases of violent crime; To apply theoretical knowledge to the analysis of real cases.
This programme is intended to supplement initial training in law and/or economics with an interdisciplinary approach, allowing students from each of these two fields to acquire a thorough knowledge of the other discipline.
A successful legal practice today requires the ability to carry out cross border transactions that are increasingly becoming the norm. Communicating within the EU and throughout the world is becoming increasingly complex, and to deal effectively with this rapidly changing legal and business environment, a successful lawyer must be well-versed in European Union competition law, company law as well as in matters of international business, trade and marketing.
Walden University’s Master of Public Policy (M.P.P.) can help you bring about social change through effective public policy making. The Global Leadership specialization teaches public governance strategies such as strategic planning, management, and leadership as well as techniques that global leaders use to facilitate community change.
The Master of Arts degree in Criminal Justice focuses on developing the professional skills necessary for students to assume leadership positions within the criminal justice field. The degree program’s interdisciplinary approach provides students with academically rigorous, and empirically - oriented methodologies and builds on the multidisciplinary strength and practical experience of the faculty.
Designed for law graduates and legal practitioners who seek to advance their legal knowledge and enhance their professional skills.
The Master's in European and International Human Rights Law gives the coexistence and interaction of multiple human rights mechanisms pride of place by studying them in a comparative perspective.
Walden University’s Master in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management offers law enforcement or criminal justice professionals the opportunity to prepare for executive management roles or careers in education and consulting. The Law and Public Policy specialization offers you in depth understanding of how laws work and interact and provides information about legal issues, historical cases and current trends.
The Master of Security Management degree offers the security management professional the opportunity to study various aspects of security, from international to informational. Students examine and analyze the principles, theories, and application of security at the graduate level.
This postgraduate programme provides you with the opportunity to study historical, comparative and contemporary criminological theory, the application of research methods, policy and practice developments in crime, and criminal/social justice. You will be encouraged to develop a critical understanding of the key themes, issues and political debates concerning crime, crime control and criminal and social justice in the UK, and globally.
The Juris Doctor (JD) and the embedded Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the University of Newcastle is designed to equip you with the knowledge, clinical experience and qualification for admission into legal practice in Australia.
Walden University’s Online Master of Social Work (MSW) program is designed to help you expand your career opportunities in the field of social work and help marginalized and oppressed populations improve their quality of life. The Forensic Populations and Settings specialization helps you build the necessary skills to conduct clinical social work in family courts, drug courts, prisons, juvenile courts, or similar agencies.