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Quantitative Skills for Criminologists

Postgraduate | GRF-CCJ736 | 2024

Sharpen your ability to process and analyse raw quantitative social science data using SPSS for Windows. Study the use of statistics in criminal justice, the description of samples and the tools to describe data and relationships.

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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Quantitative Skills for Criminologists

About this subject

  • After successfully completing this subject you should be able to:

    1. Appraise and select the appropriate analytical technique to address a research problem
    2. Use SPSS to perform commonly used statistical techniques
    3. Interpret and write up these analyses appropriately
    4. Develop an understanding of statistical techniques that will assist you as a competent consumer of empirical criminological, and social science, research.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • GRF-MCJ-MAS-2024 - Master of Criminology and Criminal Justice


  • GRF-FMH-MAS-2024 - Master of Forensic Mental Health

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • GRF-MCCJ7036 (Not currently available)

Additional requirements

  • Software requirements - IBM SPSS Student Version 24.0

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Forensic Mental Health

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