New Technologies and Corruption (864M9)

15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Spring teaching

On this module you’ll learn about the key challenges policy makers encounter when creating meaningful anti-corruption policies for the technology environment.

You’ll review the key debates on contemporary corruption theory and some of the most important anti-corruption laws both at international and domestic levels.



100%: Seminar


100%: Coursework (Essay, Presentation)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 22 hours of contact time and about 128 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2023/24. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.