Study Programme

Global crime, and crime, punishment & security specialisms

Your Master’s programme begins with two compulsory courses: 

  • Critical Reflection on Criminology 
  • Advanced Methodology 

After taking these courses, you follow three other modules in the second period: the third compulsory course (Cultural Criminology), and the two courses of the chosen track. Each track contains two courses:

Programme participants also complete a research thesis. Work on the research thesis runs throughout the Master’s programme, beginning in December and ending in August. You will fully work on the thesis in the second semester, making use of different interactive teaching methods in conjunction with an individual trajectory with your supervisor.

You will also have the chance in the second semester to undertake an internship in the Netherlands or in another country, provided it relates to your thesis project.

You can check out the Study Programme Global Criminology 2020-2021 here.