Research in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Bangor is focussed on comparative study at a number of cross-cultural levels: national, international and rural-urban comparisons are three of the most important ways in which comparative criminological work is undertaken. For research students we are able to provide both a full research training programme and high quality expert supervision across a broad spectrum of subjects.
Current graduate students are conducting research on:
- Women’s accounts of their violent behaviour
- An ethnographic study of cannabis use in a North Wales community
- Identity fraud
- Social problems and juvenile delinquency in Malawi
- Restorative justice and rehabilitation
- Accommodating sex offenders after prison
The Criminology and Criminal Justice programme is offered at Bangor University.
Criminology and Criminal Justice with specialisations in:
- Youth homelessness and crime
- Institutional child abuse
- Critical approaches to law, crime and criminology
- Sociology of Law
- Public opinion on crime and criminal justice
- Penal policy
- Rural criminology
- 36 months
- 72 months
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The University will accept applications throughout the year.
DisciplinesCriminal Law Criminology View 11 other PhDs in Criminal Law in United Kingdom
- A good honours degree in a related discipline is required. Students without a Masters degree in a relevant discipline will be required to undertake a taught research training programme in their first year. Students should submit a research outline which must be approved by the Course Director.
International15500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
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