Joint-honours information for 2017 entry

Economics of Crime

Module L1101

Module details for 2017/18.

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.

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework25.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT2 Week 7 100.00%
Unseen ExaminationSemester 2 Assessment75.00%
Timing

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

Weighting

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

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Spring SemesterLecture2 hours11111111111
Spring SemesterSeminar1 hour01111111111

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