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030113 VO Fundamentals of Criminology (2020S)

gilt als LV für das Spezialisierungs-EC Strafrecht

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 350 participants
Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 09.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 16.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 23.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 30.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 20.04. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 27.04. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 04.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 11.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 18.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 25.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Hörsaal U10 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Lectures and invited lectures by experts in criminology:
Scope and methods of criminology, phenomena of crime, recorded crime and dark number, social and legal reactions to criminality, major crime theories, discussion of political decisions concerning crime prevention.

Assessment and permitted materials

Final written exam (multiple choice and open questions) on 22nd June 2020. To pass the course you need a score of 25 (of max. 50).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

All lectures including invited lectures. The presentation documents will be provided.

Reading list

Vertiefende Literatur:
Martin Killias/André Kuhn/Marcelo F. Aebi, Grundriss der Kriminologie, Eine europäische Perspektive, 2. Auflage, Stämpfli Verlag 2011;
Karl-Ludwig Kunz/Tobias Singelnstein, Kriminologie: Eine Grundlegung, 7. Aufl., Verlag Paul Haupt 2016;
Hans-Dieter Schwind, Kriminologie und Kriminalpolitik: Eine praxisorientierte Einführung mit Beispielen, 23. Auflage, Kriminalistik Verlag 2016;
Frank Neubacher, Kriminologie, 3. Auflage, Nomos Verlag 2017;
S. Walklate, Criminology: the basics, 3rd Edition, Routledge 2017

Association in the course directory

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