Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Economics of Crime

Module L1101

Module details for 2016/17.

15 credits

FHEQ Level 6

Module learning outcomes

Understand the complexity of the economics of crime, and the various debates germane to the ways and means of dealing with crime and criminal behaviour.

Appreciate and critically evaluate the relevant empirical evidence from this field.

Develop knowledge and understanding of important crime policies and the ability to critically analyse current policy issues relating to crime.

Unseen ExaminationSemester 2 Assessment75.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT2 Week 7 100.00%

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.


Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterLecture2 hours111111111110
Spring SemesterSeminar1 hour011111111111

How to read the week pattern

The numbers indicate the weeks of the term and how many events take place each week.

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