Hosted by the School of Law, this interdisciplinary programme is run in conjunction with the School of Politics and International Studies and the School of Sociology and Social Policy.
The programme offers an exciting opportunity to understand contemporary issues of security and justice from the perspectives of: Law, International Relations, Politics, Criminology and Sociology. It will allow you to select from a broad range of modules to critically evaluate contemporary issues of security and justice from an inter-disciplinary perspective, but also to specialise in topics that relate to your future career choice or academic interests.
MSc Security and Justice enables you to learn from experts in the Building Sustainable Societies research framework, but particularly within the Security and Justice Research Group, with all the facilities that a leading research-led university offers.
The programme will give you the opportunity to:
As a full-time student you’ll study three compulsory modules, including your dissertation, across your first and second semesters, and choose several further optional modules across both semesters to complete your programme.
You can apply until:
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The School of Law is offering a number of Liberty Scholarships to UK/EU and international students of high academic quality starting a postgraduate taught programme in 2017. These scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic performance in your undergraduate degree. A Liberty Scholarship will not be awarded in addition to any other scholarship except a University of Leeds Alumni Bursary.
Find out more on the Schools scholarships page.
If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. Find out more at Masters funding overview.
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