Why study through distance learning?

- Removes travel and entry restrictions, as well as costs, of relocation to London

- Flexible learning over 2-4 years (often 3 years) to fit around busy lives and careers

- Study any time, anywhere – all you need is an internet connection

- Structured modular courses in easy-to-follow packages which are available through UCL's intuitive Virtual Learning  Environment

- Replay lecture material as often as you wish supplemented with additional online resources

- A dedicated online tutor for distance learning students offering structured, formative tutorials

- Access to UCL’s extensive digital resources libraries 24 hours a day

- Receive the same UCL qualification as students on campus


As of 2016-17 the following courses will be available through distance learning:

- MSc in Crime Science
- PG Diploma in Crime Science
- PG Certificate in Security & Crime Science

- MSc in Countering Organised Crime and Terrorism
- PG Diploma in Countering Organised Crime and Terrorism

As of 2017-18 the following course will additionally be available through distance learning:
- MSc Policing

More information and frequently asked questions can be found here: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/scs/degree-programmes/postgraduate/dl


You will also be supported by Compass which is UCL's online learning orientation (found in Moodle)