The MSc in Terrorism, Security and Policing will provide you with a detailed understanding of the key issues surrounding security, policing and terrorism post-9/11 (and 7/7) and in the face of new and different threats from organisations such as ISIS and Boko Haram. The course content also reflects emergent global crime and security issues concerning organised crime, financial crime and the relationship between security and human rights.
You will develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of terrorism and other transnational security challenges and their consequences, both theoretical and applied. Option modules allows you to specialise in areas of interest that relate to your professional needs including Transnational Policing, and Crime Prevention and Community Safety.
Your rigorous and critical thinking will be developed throughout the degree and your ability to understand and use different types of evidence will be complemented by developing your written and oral communication skills to an advanced level. The course will equip you with the advanced analytical skills and knowledge you need in a rapidly changing field of study and research to progress your professional career.
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