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MSc

Counter Terrorism

Duration
1 Year
Start
September 2022
Delivery
Campus Taught

Taught by expert practitioners with extensive experience, our master’s degree in Counter Terrorism will give you an in-depth understanding of legislation, policy and the latest methods used to deal with the changing face of violent extremism in the UK and internationally, enabling you to enhance your career prospects.

You’ll be taught using a combination of lectures, interactive seminars and self-directed study to develop theoretical knowledge and practical application of the key aspects of counter terrorism. 

Why study with us

  • This course is available in full-time, part-time and distance learning modes of study.  
  • The course team maintain strong links with counter terrorism agencies and the police service, especially within the North West of England.
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What you'll do

  • The course is delivered by around 12 serving or retired practitioners who are experts in their respective fields.
  • You’ll benefit from our specialist facilities, laboratories and equipment.

Module Overview

Course Delivery

This course is taught face-to-face at one of our UK campuses.

100%Face-to-face

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Academic expertise

Future careers

Typically, MSc Counter Terrorism graduates continue in their specialist posts, with enhanced career prospects. 

Graduates can move into consultancy, or move careers into Counter Terrorism-related roles within the police or security services. Progression to PhD is available within the School.  

Fees and Funding

2021/22
UK
Full-time£7100 per year
Distance Full-time£7100 per year
Part-time£785 per 20 credits
Distance Part-time£785 per 20 credits
EU
Full-time£7100 per year
Distance Full-time£7100 per year
International
Full-time£13500 per year
Distance Full-time£13500 per year
2022/23
UK
Full-time£7800 per year
Distance Full-time£7800 per year
Part-time£867 per 20 credits
Distance Part-time£867 per 20 credits
International
Full-time£7800 per year
Distance Full-time£7800 per year

Scholarships and Bursaries

We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country and see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.

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This course is based in the School of Justice located in the Faculty of Business and Justice

For information on possible changes to course information, see our Essential and Important Course Information

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