New, one-year program provides international comparative perspective

Leiden Law School in The Netherlands is launching a new specialized Master of Science (MSc) program in Crime and Criminal Justice starting in September 2012.

According to the law school, the new one-year program will provide "an advanced understanding of criminal justice by providing a multidisciplinary programme addressing key institutions, processes and cross-national issues on crime (prevention), law and policy."

The program will also feature an international comparative perspective, "which involves an in-depth analysis of differences in criminal justice systems, legislation, and policies between common law and civil law countries. Moreover, special attention will be paid to the major role The Netherlands have played in the development of national and supra-national crime legislation. "

The program can also be taken part-time over two years.

For more information, please visit the Leiden Crime and Criminal Justice MSc program website. For more information about the LL.M. programs on offer at Leiden, please visit their full LLM GUIDE directory profile.

Comments


Related Law Schools

Leiden, Netherlands 592 Followers 498 Discussions

More LLM News

The University of Calgary Launches New Foreign-Trained Lawyers Program

Jun 08, 2021

More LLM News

LLM Articles

LL.M. Students Prepare for the Digital Future of Legal Practice

May 13, 2021

The pandemic is accelerating the digitalization of the legal profession

Data Regulations Fuel Growth of Jobs in Privacy Law

May 04, 2021

Law schools are answering the market’s call with a number of LL.M. programs that specialize in this blossoming field

Law Schools Begin to Embrace Design Thinking

Apr 23, 2021

The human-centered approach to problem-solving has the potential to transform the practice of law

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists