Youth Justice(MA)

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 31 July 2019
Full-time
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: £16,400
Domestic tuition: £5,900

Program overview

The MSc in Youth Justice provides an opportunity for recent graduates, and those working in policy and practice, to enhance their understanding of contemporary youth issues, system responses to young people and the discourse of children’s rights. Importantly, it aims to enhance the ability of students to apply their learning to policy, practice and research through auditing rights compliance, designing research tools, writing comment pieces/blogs and carrying out their own research on an area of youth justice, youth policy or youth practice.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

International Students Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a social science or related discipline. English level test results Official transcript of previous documents of education For information on international qualification equivalents, check the specific information for your country on the website: http://www.qub.ac.uk/International/International-students/Your-Country/#d.en.732350

Career opportunities

Possible career paths include work in youth and social justice related fields. Previous graduates have been successful in gaining jobs working for NGOs in the criminal justice and youth justice fields. The programme is also an excellent stepping stone for Doctoral research.

Campus location

Belfast , United Kingdom