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Law courses

This Summer Programme is produced in collaboration with the University of Cambridge Faculty of Law. This is an international course presenting the central aspects of English law for lawyers and law students from countries whose legal systems are not based on English common law.

English Law and Legal Methods Summer Programme 2020 Bookings open mid-December

Criminology courses

There are also two part-time Master's programmes led by the Institute of Criminology and administered by the Institute of Continuing Education:

MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management Apply Now
MSt in Applied Criminology, Penology and Management Apply Now

Criminology Apprenticeship

The Master of Studies (MSt) in Applied Criminology and Police Management (Senior Leader Master’s Degree Apprenticeship) has the following aims:

  • To build the knowledge, skills and behaviours that senior leaders in policing need to serve the public interest in maintaining safety and justice under the rule of law
  • To promote the professional development of senior leader apprentices by combining on-the-job training with academic learning and research
  • To introduce senior leaders in policing to the most current and enduring knowledge about targeting, testing and tracking the use of police resources to achieve specific objectives
  • To develop skills necessary to locate, interpret, conduct and analyze research on issues in policing services
  • To develop skills of course members in communicating their analyses, conclusions, and proposals based on research, both orally and in writing
  • To equip course members for lifelong learning in applying current research in applied criminology and police management to improve the performance of their organisations

Learning resources include an instructional team that uniquely combines globally renowned academic scholars with highly accomplished English Chief Officers, as well as the Radzinowicz Library, one of the world’s leading collections on crime-related topics. Applications for this Apprenticeship are open now.

MSt in Applied Criminology and Police Management (Senior Leaders' Master's Degree Apprenticeship) Apply Now

Further Information

Bursaries and student loans available

If you are new to higher education, you could be eligible for a bursary award. You will also be able to pay your fees in instalments, and you may also have access to part-time student loans.

How to apply for bursaries and loans

What our students say

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