• Application Deadline
  • 11 months
    Duration
The postgraduate course in Security Management at Liverpool John Moores University is designed to meet this challenge, enabling participants and organisations the opportunity to grasp the issues pertaining to security management, counter-terrorism and intelligence, and law enforcement. 

About

Understanding the security threats posed on a local, national and global level is key for a number of organisations and workplaces. An increased use of technology in modern society leaves an unprepared business vulnerable, and the risk for terrorist incidents must be mitigated.

Learn how different security strategies are designed and implemented on a practical and theoretical level via distance learning to best understand the importance of security management.

The postgraduate course in Security Management at Liverpool John Moores University is perfect for those looking for or currently employed in a full-time career in security management, including the armed forces, risk management, private security, business continuity managers, homeland security, financial crime officers, and more. It is also well suited for professionals with a wealth of experience in the security industries who lack a prior academic qualification and are looking to enhance their career prospects though higher education.

Accreditation

This is a Liverpool John Moores University programme and qualification, with enrolment and delivery administered by Knect365 Learning. The course is taught, assessed, quality assured and awarded by Liverpool John Moores University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Security Studies
  • Security Management
  • International Financial Crime and Security
  • Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism
  • Intelligence Analysis
  • Contemporary Issues in Crime, Safety and Security
  • Security Management Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

A relevant second class honours degree or above (such as in criminology, social or political science), or an overseas equivalent qualification is normally required. Alternatively a graduate level professional qualification of comparable standard and suitable work experience (such as policing, security or military work) may be accepted.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3150 GBP per year and a duration of 11 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3150 GBP per year and a duration of 11 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Postgraduate Certificate: £3,150
  • Postgraduate Diploma: £5,950
  • Masters: £8,850

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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