Evidence Informed Practice, Master | Part time | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
24 months
16900 GBP/credit 1521000 GBP/year
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The Evidence Informed Practice   PgDip from Liverpool John Moores University programme will enhance your awareness of, and engagement with, research and (good/best) practice-informed evidence in the development of operational criminal justice practice.


The Evidence Informed Practice   programme at Liverpool John Moores University is designed for ‘in-service’ criminal justice professionals who want to develop research skills.

Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.


Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.

The PgDip is aimed at practitioners already working within or alongside policing or criminal justice agencies.

Through an improved knowledge of key issues and engagement in new research, you will better understand the landscape and challenges facing your role and employer. You will develop new key skills, including dissemination and communication of complex information, and the role of leaders in key public service organisations.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Evidence-Informed Policy and Practice
  • Methods For Work-Based Research
  • Work-Based Research Project
  • Applied Research-Informed Evidence

Optional modules:

  • Delivering Rehabilitation
  • Contemporary Issues in Research-Informed Criminal Justice Practice
  • Leadership

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits
  • (PGDip) 120
  • (PGCert) 60


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum 2:2 in a policing studies or related social sciences discipline
  • a strong portfolio demonstrating appropriate equivalent skills in the workplace

Tuition Fee

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    1521000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16900 GBP per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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