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Programme: MA Criminology

Code Faculty
01250261 Faculty of Humanities
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 180
Contact:
Prof F Steyn
[email protected]
+27 (0)124203734

Admission requirements

- A minimum of at least 65% for BAHons in Criminology.

 

 

Additional requirements

Arrange for an interview with the head of department.

Minimum credits: 240

Core modules

  • Module content:

    A subject chosen by the learner must be researched independently. The nature of the study should convince that the learner has the ability to identify a research problem and to research it. A comprehensive report (100-150 pages) on an approved research project must be compiled. Other requirements: Specialised knowledge of Criminology as a discipline, the analysis, transformation, and evaluation of abstract data and concepts, and the creation of appropriate responses to resolve contextual abstract problems. Independent planning, resourcing, and managing processes within broad parameters and functions of the envisaged study is expected. Use of computer programs for analysis and/or report writing is a requirement.

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