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Criminal Justice & Criminology

Ensuring Hong Kong’s position as the world city of Asia and maintaining Hong Kong’s reputation as one of the world’s safest cities in the 21st Century require effective public management and efficient criminal justice system at all levels to keep pace with the modern societal development. The development and differentiation in these areas have offered a wide range of career opportunities in the community not only in the fields of criminal justice and law enforcement, but also in the fields of public management.

The School offers part-time programmes in criminal justice, law enforcement as well as public management for those who are already serving in the related fields, those who are interested in career advancement and those who will further studies in these fields. These programmes all aim with the common objectives of equipping the participants both with the broad professional knowledge and essential competent skills necessary to function effectively as personnel in the fields of public management, criminal justice and law enforcement such as policing, anti-corruption and correctional services etc. In particular, these programmes will also prepare the participants with a broad-based foundation in social sciences and hence giving them the potential to pursue higher-level studies in the related disciplines.

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The University of Hull, United Kingdom
The BA (Hons) Criminology programme provides you with a critical understanding of issues related to crime and criminal justice through the application of up-to-date cross-cultural criminological theories as well as a thorough grounding in the broader social sciences context.
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Start 11 SEP 2017 (MON)
Duration 2 years
The University of Hull, United Kingdom
The study of crime and society are inextricably linked, and the BA (Hons) Criminology and Sociology is a joint honours degree programme that provides you with an extensive grounding in criminology and a grounding in the sociological tradition and training in the skills and abilities necessary for a sociological understanding of the contemporary world. It provides a systematic approach to the study of criminology and sociology examining crime, offending behaviour, the criminal justice system and the wider social world in which these occur, including issues such as gender, racism, social protest, sexuality, and processes of social change.
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Start 11 SEP 2017 (MON)
Duration 2 years
課程提供電腦鑑證科技的基楚智識和技術,學生可以透過真實案例研究及實踐鍛鍊來學習搜證數碼資訊的方法和技巧,從而激發同學對電腦鑑證相關工作的興趣。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 2年
課程費用 港幣 13,000 元
The University of Hull, United Kingdom
The BA (Hons) Criminology with Psychology programme is ideally suited to those who have a general interest in crime and criminology and a particular interest in psychology. Students with a minor in Psychology will study a range of psychological approaches that are essential when explaining offending or abnormal behaviours.
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Start 11 SEP 2017 (MON)
Duration 2 years
This programme allows potential leaders an opportunity to seek professional knowledge in the field of public order management, in particular for those whose first degree is not related to their profession. The programme specifically aims at providing both frontline practitioners and junior managers in law enforcement agencies or other service-related personnel working in the field of order maintenance and offender management with professional knowledge and skills in early identification and handling of vulnerable individuals and groups in the community, leadership in crisis management and analysis of current issues in law and order maintenance.
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Start To be advised
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$30,000
This challenging international programme is one of the world’s leading training programmes in corruption studies. It is beneficial to all practitioners and professionals in anti-corruption and law enforcement agencies, justice departments, regulatory bodies, accounting and legal professions, the public and private sectors as well as multi-national organisations who require the expertise to combat corruption within an organisation or within a country.
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Start 07 NOV 2017 (TUE)
Duration 3 weeks
Fee HK$23,200 (or US$3,000)
Middlesex University, UK
These work-based learning, top-up degree programmes recognize individuals’ practical experience and help them to gain internationally recognized academic qualifications from a combination of work experience, research and project work.
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Start 03 JAN 2018 (WED)
Duration 1 year and 4 months to 6 years
Fee To be confirmed
Middlesex University, UK
These work-based learning, top-up degree programmes recognize individuals’ practical experience and help them to gain internationally recognized academic qualifications from a combination of work experience, research and project work.
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Start 03 JAN 2018 (WED)
Duration 1 year and 4 months to 6 years
Fee To be confirmed
Edinburgh Napier University, UK
This is a part-time degree programme offered locally by Edinburgh Napier University (ENU) in collaboration with HKU SPACE. It offers students an opportunity to study different social science disciplines such as psychology, sociology, cultural geography and politics, which enable them to develop a detailed understanding of, and the research skills to investigate, the social world, relationships within it and the social forces that act on us all. This knowledge and specialist skills will be particularly useful to employers across all sectors.
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Start 19 SEP 2017 (TUE)
Duration 1 year to 2 years
Fee HKD11,120 plus GBP770 per installment (Total 6 installments in 2 years)

**Fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change without prior notice.