Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC2036: International Criminal Justice: Application of Theory to Transnational and International Crime
This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module will run during term 1 (11 weeks)
Mrs Katharine Boyd (Convenor)
|Available via distance learning|
This module is an introduction to the nature and scope of international and transnational crime and how different criminological theories explain these crimes. In this era of globalization these crimes are becoming more common and have larger and more harmful effects on people and societies. You will be introduced to different philosophical approaches theorists have made in explaining crime and how each theory poses unique policy implications for how to address these crimes in societies. There are no pre-requisites or co-requisites for this module.