CRIMINOLOGY

Course Information
TitleΕΓΚΛΗΜΑΤΟΛΟΓΙΑ / CRIMINOLOGY
CodeΠΕ20
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorMaria Archimandritou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID100001595

Programme of Study: UPS School of Law (2015-today)

Registered students: 152
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationLimited Elective Courses in Special Topics844

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600127195
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This course aims to offer an analysis of the key criminological ideas:the evolution of crime as a social phenomenon and divergent theoretical interpretations of criminal behaviour. Furthermore, it is provided a discussion on the extent, structure and development of criminality in general, as well as, of specific categories of crimes-in Greece and Internationally-in particular.Finally, it is offered an overview of both informal and formal measures of penal control.
Keywords
crime, criminal, criminality, penal control, crime victim, fear of crime
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures602.4
Reading Assigment301.2
Written assigments301.2
Total1204.8
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
"1) Αλεξιάδης Στέργιος, Εγκληματολογία. 12555126 2) Σπινέλλη Καλλιόπη, Εγκληματολογία. Σύγχρονες και παλαιότερες κατευθύνσεις, 2014, ΚΩΔ. 41965195"
Last Update
21-07-2015