Throughout the course we’ll encourage you to:
examine critical issues and principles in criminal law
explore the complex and dynamic nature of the criminal justice process
develop legal research skills
think critically about the interconnections between contemporary criminological theories, research and policy and practice.
This Criminal Justice and Criminal Law programme at the University of Leeds is particularly suited to those who wish to pursue a career in public service, the private sector, the voluntary sector, or any other arena where success is built upon higher-level skills and advanced knowledge of criminal justice, criminology and criminal law issues.
Recent graduates have gone on to work in the UK and overseas in law firms, charities, higher education and beyond. Many also have gone on to do a PhD and work in academia.
Other alumni hold senior positions in criminal justice organisations including police and probation services, the prison service, and youth justice services, as well as in the private and voluntary sector, both in the UK and abroad. Some graduates have been awarded promotions following successful completion of the programme.
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- Central Issues in Criminal Law
- International Criminal Law
- Criminal Justice Processes
- Intercultural Business and Organisational Communication
- Contemporary Theories of Crime and Justice
- Security, Conflict and Justice
- Cyberlaw: Regulation of Cyberspace
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesCriminal Law Master of Laws (LLM) Criminology View 353 other Masters in Master of Laws (LLM) in United Kingdom
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- A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in law, criminal justice, criminology or a related discipline.
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Living costs for Leeds
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.