Security and Crime Science MPhil, PhD

The department of security and crime science is widely recognised for the impact that its research has had on real-world crime problems. Consequently we have long established links with police forces, policy makers, academic research centres of excellence and security organisations from both the UK and further afield.

Course syllabus:

  1. Designing and doing research

  2. Foundations of security and crime science

  3. Horizon scanning and the changing nature of crime

  4. Research project of up to 15,000 words

  5. Spatial-Temporal Data Analysis and Data Mining (STDM)

  6. Statistical Models and Data Analysis

  7. Research in Information Security

  8. Quantitative Methods

  9. People and Security

  10. Introduction to Cybersecurity