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Liverpool John Moores University

Global Crime, Justice and Security

Liverpool John Moores University
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Rank: 66 (The Complete University Guide)

Location: Liverpool John Moores University

Website: www.ljmu.ac.uk

Study mode full-time

Degree: Masters

Start Date: 2021/09/01

Duration: 12 months

Intl fees: £15600


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66

The Complete University Guide
59

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Description

Liverpool John Moores University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

Delivered by its expert authors, this Global Crime, Justice and Security LLM/MSc from LJMU extends your knowledge of these legal issues in an international legal context.

  • Study on a course recognised by the Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Opt for either an LLM or MSc award
  • Develop critical analysis and assess legal frameworks from an international perspective
  • Gain entry even if you are from a non-law background
  • Generous funding scholarships available for home and overseas students
All of your teaching on this course will be delivered by an academic team with internationally recognised research profiles and extensive practice-based experience. The course is designed to develop your advanced scholarship and research skills enabling you to progress, academically and intellectually, in a discreet area of international law.You will be provided with a core knowledge base in areas such as human rights, international criminal law, the use of force, global crime, justice and security and the United Nations collective security system.You can choose from a wide range of optional modules. These will enable you to uncover the many issues pertaining to global crime justice and security. Your critical understanding at this level will be deepened as you explore theoretical and empirical debates relating to power, security, statehood, recognition and self-determination, the implementation of democracy, the rule of law and human rights.

Requirements

Entry requirements

You will need: a minimum 2:2 in a subject such as Law, Criminal Justice, Politics, Finance, Banking or Accounting or an equivalent professional qualification or equivalent and suitable previous work experience Additional Information IELTS 6.0 or equivalent (minimum 5.5 in each component) Pearson 50-57 RPL is accepted on this programme International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time If you have any specific queries, please contact Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Language qualifications

IELTS: 6.5 (IELTS 6.5 with 5.5 in all skills)


Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for Liverpool John Moores University.

About this university

International students

Students from over 100 countries travel to Liverpool to study at LJMU. Therefore, the university operates a dedicated International Student Advisers system where students have access to an experienced team to assist them. The team are available for matters such as visas and immigration advice, accommodation assistance, help with financial concerns and the various support needed when living in a new country. They also organise English language workshops and study support to help those to whom English isn't a first language. Student representation is provided by the Liverpool Students Union. It operates cross five different sites with the main one being in the John Foster Building. They are responsible for the organisation of around 48 clubs and societies as well as the sports clubs. These range from volunteering work to interest and cultural groups as well as arts such as the dance or drama societies. The university has 36 sports teams from football, rugby and cricket to volleyball and American football. Most of the teams take part in the BUSC leagues as well as various intramural events. The teams have a very good record for winning championships and other awards. Sports facilities on offer include a large sport hall, gymnasium, hockey astropitches, football pitches, badminton, basketball and tennis courts as well as dance studios and a climbing wall. Most of these facilities are on the IM Marsh campus.

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