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.
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.
This course is taught face-to-face at one of our UK campuses.
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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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
Scholarships and Bursaries
We have a wide range of scholarships, bursaries and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.
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This course is based in the School of Justice located in the Faculty of Business and Justice
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