Comments about Criminology & Socio-Legal Studies (SLS pathway) PG Diploma - At the institution - Manchester - Greater Manchester
Entry requirements: A Lower Second class honours degree or below, or the overseas equivalent, is required for entry on to the Postgraduate Diploma, with possible upgrade to the MRes during the programme.
Criminology & Socio-Legal Studies (SLS pathway) PG Diploma
This programme provides students with critical knowledge of research methods and advanced theory in socio-legal studies. The programme consists of six compulsory core units and two further optional course units. The core units are:
-Researching Social Issues;
-Socio-Legal Research: Thoery and Methods;
-Evaluating Policy & Practice;
-Sociology of Law;
-Qualitative Research Methods;
-Introduction to Statistics & Data Analysis.
Optional course units include Surveillance, Crime & Criminal Justice; Corporate Environmental Responsibility; Risk & Society: Law, Security & Justice; Law & Development; Economics For Lawyers; and Financial Crime.
The programme is assessed mainly via written coursework.